#MCM: 20 Times Raphael Was A Hero!

Love him or fear him, he doesn't get nearly enough credit. Seriously, Raphael is man-crush Monday.


1. He gives Clary the blood she needs to cure Jace.

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Ok, Simon did threaten him a bit but he still did it!

2. He appoints Simon as the Vampire ambassador to the Werewolves!

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He knew Simon would be happier spending time with Luke and his friends.

3. He lets Simon and Clary hang out in his cage.

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Even though he probably needed it for other very important Vampire functions.

4. He brought Simon back to the Institute after he was killed!

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Delivering a dead body is next level. 

5. He forgave Simon for stabbing him.

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They even laugh about it together! 

6. He was very friendly towards Clary even when she barged into his home.

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7. He agreed to work with his enemies in order to save Meliorn.

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Even though Luke was super rude about it!

8. He rescued Simon from Camille's clutches.

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Although it may have been his fault that she got a hold of him in the first place...

9. He let Simon play with his priceless antiques.

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For like a few seconds, even!

10. He tried to train Simon to be a better vampire.

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Imagine how hard that is. 

11. He gave Clary all the information so that she could make a tough decision.

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And he never judged her choice. Power move. 

12. He forgave all the Shadowhunters for killing his Vampire friends!

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And continues to help them when they're in trouble.

13. He stayed with Simon during the transformation.

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And gave him blood! You can always count on Raphael to have some blood!

14. He fought Camille to keep the squad safe.

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Okay this one...yeah, this was a power move to take control of the vampires, but...still. 

15. He tried to disguise the blood so that Simon doesn't feel weird.

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That wedge of lime was a nice touch!

16. He was very patient with Simon even when he was being insulted.

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You can see that he really feels for the guy!

17. He didn't let being blackmailed get in the way of his friendship with Clary and Simon.

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Even though you could tell it hurt his feelings. That said, VAMPIRE FEELINGS!

18. He graciously welcomed Simon to join the coven.

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Seriously, Simon does not appreciate everything Raphael has done for him.

19. He continues to forgive Simon for all of the jackets he has ruined.

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20. And then he asks Simon to be his personal advisor!

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And does he get a thank you for this incredible promotion? Of course not.

What has been your favorite Raphael moment so far?

Seriously, Raphael is #mcm.

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