Faithful to the Teachings of the Roman Catholic Church.
Saint Raphael Parish and School promotes the Universal Call to Holiness for all the People of God.



The Respect Life Community will be praying during the "40 Days for Life".  We will be praying at the Chapel of the Innocents in Robbinsdale on Wednesday, October 10th from 6:00 am until 6:00 pm.  We invite all parishioners, family members and friends to come pray with us for an hour.  We would like to cover all twelve hours if possible.  We also feel it is best if you have a prayer partner.  Thanks for coming to pray for the LITTLE ONES.

The Cemetery of the Innocents:  Each flag represents 50,000 aborted babies since 1973 Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision.

PRESENTATION ON THE SOCIAL TEACHINGS OF THE CATHOLIC CHURCH - Tuesday evenings from 6:30-7:30 in Marian Hall on the following dates: October 16th, October 23rd, October 30th, November 6th and November 13th.  The classes will be taught by Fr. Altier and a discussion period facilitated by parishioner Dennis Minnice.  The classes will address the history of Catholic Social Teaching, the foundation of Catholic Social Teaching, the Principles of Catholic Social Doctrine, and the practical application of this doctrine.  The classes are open to anyone interested in what the Church teaches about human relationships and society.  There is no charge for the classes.

KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS BOOYAH FEST! - Saturday, October 20th in Marian Hall from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm.  COST:  $7.00 per bowl.  "TO GO" orders - $10.00 per quart.  Come join us!!

St. Luke Productions Presents:  TOLTON From Slave to Priest - a new live theater production based on the life of Father Augustus Tolton, the first African-American priest.  Admission: Free-will offering.  TUESDAY, OCTOBER 23rd at 7:00 pm at BASILICA OF ST. MARY 1600 Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis  (suitable for ages 10 and up)

FEAST OF ST. RAPHAEL - OCTOBER 24TH.  Come celebrate the Feast of St. Raphael by attending the Latin High Mass on Wednesday, October 24th at 7:00 pm at the Church of St. Raphael.  Everyone is welcome and programs will be available to help you follow along.




News & Events

St. Raphael School Receives Tuition Assistance Grant

St. Raphael School is happy to be a recent recipient of a Tuition Assistance Grant from the Catholic Community Foundation (CCF). This grant was made possible by many donors –… [Continue]


One of our parishioners has written some prayers for our School and Faith Formation.  She has started a monthly prayer opportunity to pray specifically for our School and Faith Formation. … [Continue]

Principles for Medical Decision Making

Questions about the financial aspects of end of life decisions, including final expenses, estate plans, charitable giving, power of attorney and more.   Please contact Jon Ginther from Catholic United FinancialContact… [Continue]


ST. RAPHAEL PARISH FESTIVAL – WRAP-UP MEETING:  MONDAY, AUGUST 20TH AT 7:00 PM IN MARIAN HALL! RAFFLE TICKET WINNERS!! $5,000 Cash Prize Winner:  Charlie Hudrlik $500 Cash Prize Winners:  Wane… [Continue]


On June 25, 2018, the parish celebrates the one year anniversary of the dedication of the newly built Eucharistic Adoration Chapel and the 21st Anniversary of Perpetual Eucharistic Adoration at the Church of St. Raphael.

Mass & Confession Times

Weekday Masses

Monday - Saturday: 8:00 a.m.
Extraordinary Form: First Friday 7:00 p.m.

Lord’s Day Masses

Saturday: 5:30 p.m.
Sunday: 8:30 & 10:30 a.m.

Reconciliation (Confession)

Monday - Friday: 7:30–7:50 a.m.
Saturday: 7:30-7:50 a.m., 8:30-9:30 a.m. & 4:00-5:15 p.m.

Holy Day - Solemnity of All Saints

Vigil Mass of Solemnity of All Saints:  Wednesday, October 31, 2018:  5:30 pm

Solemnity of All Saints Masses:  Thursday, November 1, 2018:  8:00 am, Noon, 7:00 pm

October 15, 2018
  • Reconciliation
    Starts: 7:30 am
  • Daily Mass
    Starts: 8:00 am
  • Schola
    Starts: 7:30 pm


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