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Raphael was educated at Christ's College, Christchurch and the University of Leeds. He was ordained deacon in 1955 and priest in 1956. He was vicar of St Mary's Welling from 1960 to 1963, then the first New Zealand-born vicar of of St Michael's Christchurch from 1963 to 1965Template:Sfn and afterwards the Dean of Dunedin from 1965 to 1973;Template:Sfn Vicar of St John's Wood from 1973 to 1983; and Archdeacon of Middlesex from 1983 until 1996.
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