St.Rafqa Biography

Rafqa Pietra Choboq Ar-Rayes (1832-1914)

St.Rafqa Biography

. Rafqa in Himlaya (1832-1859)
. Rafqa the Mariamette (1859-1871)
. Rafqa in the Lebanese Maronite Order (1871-1914)
. Rafqa declared, by Pope John Paul II, Saint for the Whole Church on 10 June 2001

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Miracles & Graces

From the first incident to date

Miracles & Graces

. The first incident (with Mother Ursula Doumit)
. The Miracle occured with Celine Sami Rbaiz (adopted to declare Rafqa Saint, on 10 June 2001) and many more miracles of recovery through the intercession of Saint Rafqa

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Photo Gallery

Photos from Jrabta's Monastery and its surrounding area

Photo Gallery

A variety of photos showing the magnificent site of St. Joseph's Monastery - Tomb of St. Rafqa and recording pilgrims visits and events. this section also includes photos of work progress of the construction of St.Rafqa Basilica

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Prayers

Praise God with St. Rafqa.

Prayers & Novena

Novena, Day One:
In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit.
Amen.
Glory to God, the Father who called Rafqa to the Hopy Monastic life and was for her a father and a mother.

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Multimedia

MP3 tracks and movies

Multimedia

The net page where you can listen to religious tracks (from the CD's "Covenant of Love and Prayer", "Folcloric Songs: Songs for Saint.Rafqa", "Rafqa <<...Bchouf b'inayk>>" and "l'Office de Sainte Rafqa selon le Rite Maronite"), the Mass and the explanation of the Bible texts

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Publications

Books, Booklets, Pictures and Animations

Publications

All archived and newly released documents are listed for information; All Monastery's producion of pictures and animations are at your disposal to print or save for personal and educational use

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The Novena of Saint Rafqa
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Mass Schedule

Sunday and Feast Days:
  • At 6:45 AM; 8:00 AM; 10:00 AM and 11:30 AM
    At 4:30 PM and 5:30 PM (Winter time)
    At 4:30 PM and 6:30 PM (Summer time)
  • Week Days:
  • At 6:30 AM Prayer of the evening at 6:00 PM

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Address

St.Joseph's Monastery
  • Tomb of Saint Rafqa
  • Jrabta, Batroun, Lebanon
  • T: +961 (0)6 720 401
    +961 (0)9 750 325
  • F: +961 (0)6 720 402
  • E: info[at]strafqa[dot]org