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St. Aloysius Parish News

Father Larry LoMonaco

Father Larry LoMonaco

Fr. Nohé and I will be in Maggie Valley from October 5-9 at the annual retreat for diocesan priests. We will have communion services in lieu of the daily Mass from Monday – Friday next week. The Family Life commission is accepting candy donations for the Trunk or Treat that will take place on Friday, October 30 in the church parking lot from 6:00PM-8:00PM. If you would like to register to participate in this event,... [Read more...]


In her new series, “The Ten Commandments: Laws of the Heart”, Sr. Joan Chittister, OSB, encourages us to pause and examine how we are living our Christian Faith. This morning’s lesson is Commandment 3: The Law of Remembrance, Exodus 20:8 “Remember to Keep Holy the Sabbath Day.” The class meets in the Parlor each Sunday of Faith Formation from 9:15-10:30. Join the prayer, lesson and discussion with other adults... [Read more...]

Faith Formation News, Schedules, Parent Handbook

Faith Formation News, Schedules, Parent Handbook

Introducing Catechesis of the Good Shepherd for PreschoolCatechesis of the Good Shepherd is a Montessori based, experiential program for children.  The catechists need to be specifically trained and they prepare an atrium to help the children in their faith development.  We are very excited to be able to offer this program for our 3 to 6 year olds.  Catechesis of the Good Shepherd begins on Wednesday, October 14,... [Read more...]



October is St. Aloysius’ month to collect toiletries and personal need items for the Salvation Army Homeless Shelter.  The trial sizes available of toothpaste, deodorant, soap and such are the perfect size for those who are at the Shelter.  Also, any other personal need items such as disposable razors, feminine hygiene items, toothbrushes, mouthwash, floss, and ponchos are welcome as well.  Please put your... [Read more...]

Perpetual Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament

Perpetual Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament

The immeasurable sacrifice that our Lord JESUS did, dying on the cross to save the world, cannot compare to any! How can we give back a little? Maybe by becoming one of GOD’s Prayer Warriors at the Adoration Chapel, spending one holy hour a week.  If you feel this is your calling, please contact Dave and Melanie King at 828-638-0462, email dmking2010@live.com, or  go to our parish website to sign up http://www.staloysiushickory.org/parishioners/forms. The... [Read more...]

Diocesan Support Appeal – Sharing God’s Gifts

Diocesan Support Appeal – Sharing God’s Gifts

Sharing God’s Gifts is the theme of the 2015 Diocesan Support Appeal. Your contribution is a way of serving our brothers and sisters throughout the diocese and continuing the saving work begun by Jesus. As of August 24th, $97,755.26 has been paid and $15,367.02 has been pledged by 409 (27%) of our families toward our goal of $117,291.00.  Our current shortfall is $4,168.72. If you have not yet made your contribution,... [Read more...]


You are invited to join the Women’s Bible Study group on a seven week journey with Bishop Robert Barron and Catholic Apologist Trent Horn into “The Mystery of God, Who God Is and Why He Matters”.  Using our rich intellectual tradition, St. Augustine, St. Thomas Aquinas, and Pope Benedict XVI, we will learn how Christians can respond to the rising tide of Atheism and secularism, what to say and how to... [Read more...]



R.C.I.A. is available to anyone who wants to learn more about the Catholic faith, either non-baptized, baptized in a different faith tradition, or baptized Catholic with no further faith formation. You may just want to come and sit in for two or three sessions at first, just to see what it’s about.  That’s great – drop in, no obligation, no commitment, your presence is all that’s required at first.  We meet... [Read more...]


St. Aloysius Women: Come join a round table discussion about what was learned at this year’s September 12th Eucharistic Congress in Charlotte. Our meeting will be in the downstairs Video Room from 6:30-8:30 PM on Monday, September 21st.  We’ll also be preparing, as a donation from our church, ten sets of women’s clothes for the Women’s Crisis Center to distribute.   Bring medium and large blouses, slacks, and... [Read more...]

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    921 Second Street, NE
    Hickory, NC 28601

    Parish Office

    Phone (828) 327-2341
    Emergency Pager: (828) 314-0145
    Please restrict use of the emergency pager to life or death situations only. Thank You.
    Fax (828) 327-3376

    Office Hours

    Mon - Fri 9:00 -12:00 and 1:00 -5:00 PM

  • Mass Schedule


    Saturday 5:15 PM
    Saturday 7:00 PM (Mass celebrated in Spanish)
    Sunday 8:00 and 11:00 AM
    Sunday 1:00 PM (Mass celebrated in Spanish)
    Sunday 5:15 PM (Life Teen Mass)


    Monday 9 AM Mass in Sebastian Chapel
    Tuesday 9 AM Mass in Sebastian Chapel
    Wednesday 5:15 PM Mass in the Church
    Thursday 9 AM Mass in Sebastian Chapel
    Friday 12:10 PM Mass in the Church
    Holy Day Vigil Mass 7:00 PM
    Holy Day Masses 12:10 PM & 7:00 PM

St Aloysius Catholic Church :: Hickory, NC