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.

Upcoming Events

Advent Penance Service

Sunday, December 17th at 3:00 pm in the Church.

Christmas Mass Times

December 24th Christmas Eve: 4:00 pm and 10:00 pm   December 25th Christmas: 8:30 am and 10:30 am

Parish Office will be closed

The Parish Office will be closed December 25th and 26th for the Christmas Holiday.  It will also be closed January 1st for the New Year.

Greeters Needed for Christmas Masses

We are in need of Greeters at all Christmas Masses. This is especially important for Christmas when we may have many guests visiting our church. We want to create a… [Continue]

Help Needed Decorating the Church for Christmas!

Your help is needed on Dec 24th. We have  limited time after the last Advent Mass at 10:30am and the first Christmas Eve mass at 4:00 pm to get the… [Continue]

News & Announcements

Young adults: The Church wants to hear from you

One of the most important events in my life growing up was encountering Pope John Paul II at World Youth Day in Denver. I had already experienced profoundly the personal… [Continue]

Living the Gospel is risky, embrace challenges with courage, pope says

Better to take risk of carrying the freshness of the Gospel to others than to be a “museum Christian” afraid of change, Pope Francis told Serra International. “When Christians go… [Continue]

Bankruptcy Update from Archbishop Hebda

“We, together, are setting a new course.”

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NEAR Food Collection

On the third Sunday of every month, our parish collects food and cash donations for the NEAR Food Shelf.  Items most needed are cereals, canned goods, boxed dinners, and dessert… [Continue]

December 14, 2017
  • Reconciliation
    Starts: 7:30 am
  • Mass
    Starts: 8:00 am
  • CFI Meeting
    Starts: 12:00 pm
  • Senior Cards
    Starts: 1:00 pm
  • The Bell Choir
    Starts: 7:00 pm
  • St. Raphael Prayer Group
    Starts: 7:00 pm
  • Respect Life / ACCL Committee Meeting
    Starts: 7:00 pm


7301 Bass Lake Road • Crystal, MN 55428

Mass & Confession Times

Weekday Masses

Monday - Saturday: 8:00 a.m.
Wednesday: 5:30 p.m. (Novus Ordo)
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.