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.

Announcements

**THANKSGIVING DAY MASS TIME - please note that the Thanksgiving Day Mass on Thursday, November 22nd is at 9:00 am**

THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY OFFICE HOURS:  please note that the Parish Offices will be closed Thursday, November 22nd and Friday, November 23rd in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.

BLOOD DRIVE:  Monday, November 26, 2018 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.  To make an appointment, visit Redcrossblood.org and enter sponsor code: STRAPHAEL  - or email [email protected]

 

 ST. RAPHAEL ANNUAL CHRISTMAS VILLAGE 

   ~ SATURDAY, DECEMBER 1st ~ 8:30 am-2:00 pm.   Come join us for unique crafts and gifts at the General Store, yummy cinnamon rolls and other good food and sweets, games for kids and "kids at heart",  and entertainment by the School Students!  Hope to see you there!

 

 

 

KC's FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT!!

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 1ST -  MARIAN HALL 

Please join us for THE NATIVITY - a great movie that portrays what it is our Lady (and St. Joseph) endured to bring us our Savior.  All are welcome!   We will have pizza at 6:30 pm followed by the movie at 7:00 pm.  Popcorn available throughout the evening.

RSVP to Jon Tupy at 952-393-7428 or email him at [email protected]

 

 

 

ST. RAPHAEL ADVENT MISSION WITH FR. DAVE PIVONKA, TOR
DECEMBER 2-4, 2018!!  See posting under NEWS and EVENTS for additional information and the Advent Mission Schedule.

 

 

 

FAITH FORMATION & ROC CALENDAR CHANGE:    Please note we will be having a regular class night for both Faith Formation and ROC on Wednesday, December 5th.  Please plan to bring your students to class on this night.  If you have questions, please contact Mike Gerads 763-537-8401 x211 or Anna Scherber 763-537-8401 x210.

 

Beauty Elevates Morning of Reflection for Mothers of Young Children - December 8, 2018 at the Church of St. Raphael.  8:30 am - Noon in Marian Hall.  Cost $20.00.  Scholarships available.  Register at canafamilyinstitute.com or eventbrite.com.  Contact: Karen Sester 763-221-5779 or [email protected]  Brought to you by the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis Marriage, Family and Life Office and Cana Family Institute.

News & Events

St. Raphael Advent Mission – “The Incarnation and Spiritual Freedom”

“THE INCARNATION AND SPIRITUAL FREEDOM” ST. RAPHAEL ADVENT MISSION WITH FR. DAVE PIVONKA, TOR DECEMBER 2 – 4, 2018 – Main Church Father Dave Pivonka, TOR, is an evangelist who… [Continue]

FILM SCREENING – FATAL FLAWS: LEGALIZING ASSISTED DEATH

Please join us at the Church of St. Raphael in Marian Hall on Saturday, November 10 at 10:00 AM for a free, parish-wide screening of Fatal Flaws: Legalizing Assisted Death, a new… [Continue]

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]

PRAYING FOR OUR SCHOOL

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]

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.

Thanksgiving Day Mass - Thursday, November 22, 2018:  9:00 am

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.

 

November 20, 2018
  • Reconciliation
    Starts: 7:30 am
  • Daily Mass
    Starts: 8:00 am
  • Junior High Open Youth Room
    Starts: 2:00 pm

Location

7301 Bass Lake Road • Crystal, MN 55428