Saint Rafqa




On the First Centennial of the Death of

SAINT RAFQA EL-RAYES (+1914 - 2014)

the Lebanese Maronite Nun of Lebanon





The relics of Saint Rafqa will be arriving at


Saint Sharbel Maronite Catholic Church,


Somerset, New Jersey,


on Friday, November 7, 2014


at approximately 4:30 p.m.


A special liturgy will be celebrated at 7:00 p.m.


Following Mass silence, prayer and quiet meditation


will be observed


the Church closes at 11:00 p.m.



All are welcome to attend.