Welcome to San Rafael Parish

San Rafael Catholic Church is a welcoming church.  Come and enjoy the beauty of the church itself with the many stained glass windows which trace salvation history and the events in the life of Christ, the Bible and the saints. You will find many educational, fellowship and community service opportunities.  We invite you to participate. Within this website you will find listed the schedule of Masses, other parish liturgies, ministries, groups, and organizations in which you may become involved.

Msgr. Dennis L. Mikulanis, S.T.D., Pastor
Fr. Niranjan Kanmury, Ph.D., Associate Pastor
Deacon Bob Holgren, Pastoral Assistant

Letter from Cardinal McElroy Regarding Lawsuits Against the Diocese

Frequenty Asked Questions Regarding Possible San Diego Diocese Bankruptcy

San Rafael Synod Report


San Rafael will celebrate the birthday of the Church next Sunday, May 28th, with our annual Pentecost Festival. The Festival will begin at 3:00 p.m. Come and play FREE Bingo! The Silent Auction will have LOTS of great items this year so bring your checkbook or cash so you can bid on and win your favorites!  Kids will be able to play unlimited games and jump in the bounce house. Toast each other’s company with a glass of wine or beer while enjoying a hamburger or hot dog prepared by the Knights of Columbus. Conclude your day with a beautiful concert from our talented choir at 6:00 p.m. in the church. San Rafael is a wonderful parish…come and share the fun! Wear RED to Mass and the Festival!  Print Flyer

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 RSVP Deadline has been extended
to Sunday, May 28th!

Printable Invitation


Church Information

17252 Bernardo Center Drive
San Diego, CA 92128
Phone: (858) 487-4314
Fax: (858) 487-1498

Daily Mass:
Monday-Saturday: 8:00 a.m.

Saturday Vigil Mass: 5:00 p.m.

Sunday Masses: 7:30 a.m., 9:00 a.m.,  10:30 a.m. & 12:00 noon

Confession: Saturday 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Holy Days of Obligation:
8:00 a.m., 12:15 p.m., and 7:00 p.m.
Rosary is prayed after every daily Mass with added devotions every 1st Saturday.

Parish Office Hours:
Monday-Thursday: 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Fridays: 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon
Saturday & Sunday: Closed

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