Welcome to St. Aloysius!

frlarryWe would like to welcome you to our parish family at St. Aloysius Catholic Church in Hickory, North Carolina. Please come and join us in our parish community. Our parishioners and staff are willing to help with any questions you may have. We believe you will find us to be a warm and hospitable community that is truly interested in you and your concerns.

We also invite you to become involved in our parish life. There is no better way to know us than to join us in our activities and ministries. You will find that there is something for all – no matter how young in body or young in heart you are. In all things, you are invited to come into a loving relationship with our Lord as each of us walks our journey of faith together.

The work of the Lord is our most important work. Come join us!

-Fr. Larry LoMonaco

PLEASE NOTE: There will be a Communion Service this Monday, July 25th in lieu of Mass. The time and location will be the same – 9:00 AM in Sebastian Chapel.


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


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

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT PLEASE NOTE: There will be a Communion Service this Monday, July 25th in lieu of Mass. The time and location will be the same – 9:00 AM in Sebastian Chapel.



Our school supplies drive has begun and will run through August 12th.  A large barrel labeled “Stuff The Bus” is in the hallway for your donations.  The items most needed include:  2”, 3” & 4” 3-ring binders, book bags, marble notebooks, notebook paper, pens, pencils, glue sticks, dividers with tabs and pockets, mechanical pencils, and hygiene products. Other needs are pencil pouches, scissors, spiral notebooks, colored pencils, markers, erasers, folders, Kleenex, hand sanitizer and crayons.  Thank you!



Kiss a cow event coming July 29th to a Crawdad’s game!    New Knights of Columbus Grand Knight and parishioner, George Brown, is representing St. Aloysius in a fundraiser for the Catawba Valley Habitat for Humanity.   Please go online to www.kissacow.org and vote for George by making a donation for Habitat for Humanity.   The contestant with the most $$$ donated will be invited to “kiss a cow” following the Crawdad’s baseball game Friday, July 29th.   Let’s give George some mooooore money!

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Parish Calendar

We would love to have you join us at our events! To view the Parish Calendar click on “CALENDAR” on the main menu bar, then click on “CALENDAR-Full“.

Parish Mission

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Parish Mission

“St. Aloysius Roman Catholic Church is a Christian Community of Faith dedicated to fostering an evangelizing spirit which meets the needs of its parishioners and reaches out to others.”

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Welcome! You may register as a member of our parish family after the 8:00 AM or 11:00 AM Sunday Masses in Holy Family Hall, at the church office during regular office hours, or online here by going to “Forms“.

Latest Parish News


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Faith Formation News, Schedules, Parent Handbook

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