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St. Raphael Parish, founded in 1961, is dedicated to one of the archangels, Raphael, whose name means “God has healed”. St. Raphael is the patron of travelers, the blind, happy meetings, nurses, physicians, medical workers and even matchmakers. “Happy Meetings” would best describe our Masses and events.

We are a Roman Catholic community of richly diverse cultures and ethnic backgrounds, joyfully united in the worship for Jesus Christ. We find beauty in our diversity and we embrace and share in our different cultures.  We are all one in the Spirit and welcome you to come and worship with us.

Our Calendar
Religious Education
Our Bulletin




Bible Camp will be in person this year
July 17th-July 21st 


click here to register

Registration link for Religious Education 2023-2024

RCIA registration link for 2023-2024

click here to register

St. Raphael's Got Talent 

June 16th at 6:30pm

Show us you talent !!

Click here to sign up 

After Dinner with Jesus
Every Wednesday night from 7-7:30pm

Lay Faith Sharing  

 14-week series called "The Wild Goose" taken from FORMED. Sessions will be on ZOOM on Wednesday evenings at 8 pm beginning

Please see event calendar for link.



We are finished for the school year.

Watch for special events this summer!

St Joseph Parish Center/Gym at 44 Bienvenue Avenue, West Orange.

Please see the Events Calendar for Current  Schedule

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2023 Mother's Day Message!

Please press the PLAY button to watch the video.

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We are a parish family striving to make the Good News 'walk-on-two-feet' through joyful welcome, compassion and stewardship.


At St. Raphael Parish, we are dedicated to bringing people closer to Jesus Christ by celebrating the Mass, the Sacraments, religious education for all ages, and many events where parishioners can come together, enjoy fellowship and build supportive friendships.


Our parish has a variety of ministries that reflect our belief that, as members of the Body of Christ, we are, as Christ is, Priest, Prophet and King.  As Priest, we lead and participate in worship and evangelization; as Prophets, we teach; as Kings, we serve.

For a full list of ministries and contact information click Read More.



Saturday: 4:00 pm

Sunday: 8:00 am, 10:00 am, 12:00 pm & 6:00 pm

Week Days: 8:00 am 

Holy Days of Obligation: 7:30 pm Vigil the evening prior, 8:00 am, 12:00 pm & 7:30 pm on the holiday itself.

The Masses in Red can be joined via Google Meet.

RECONCILIATION (Confession):    

Confession is heard every Saturday from 3:00pm to 3:45pm.

You can also call the Parish Office to

schedule an appointment.

Parish Office: 973-992-9490

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