Welcome to St. Aloysius!

Stained Glass WindowsWe 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


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


Little Bethlehem Christian is a group that represents 200 Christian families who live in Bethlehem, the Holy Land, and make their living as wood carvers. After all Masses on August 27/28, they will display a collection of hand carved religious items for sale. Their  profit goes to support Christianity in the land of Christ. Mark your calendar for the last weekend of this month to see, and purchase, from this beautiful collection.

Be sure to sign up for our first ever Corn Hole Tournament, hosted by the Family Life Commission, on Saturday, September 17th, 9:30 a.m.  Read more under “parish news”

ighthouse Catholic Media CD Kickoff Saturday, September 3rd  

For more information, read post under “Latest Parish News”


25th and 50th Wedding Anniversary Celebration – If you were married during 1966 or 1991, you and your family are invited to the annual Diocesan Anniversary Mass at St. John Neumann Catholic Church in Charlotte on Sunday, November 6th. Mass begins at 2:00 PM and will be followed by a reception. To receive an invitation, please call our parish office at 327-2341 to register before September 14th.

Parish Calendar

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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

Notes from Father Larry

We will have a Mass at 7:00 PM on Thursday, September 15 to commission our Extraordinary Ministers of the Eucharist and to bless our Lectors. All parishioners are invited and [...]

September Blood Drive

Receive a coupon for a FREE bottle of Haymakers, Turkey Hill's beverage. September 13:  2:30 - 6:30. Located in the Family Hall. Your donation is critical in helping meet the need. Summer [...]

Perpetual Adoration

Adorers Needed:  The Adoration Chapel is currently in need of adorers to fill several holy hours: Tuesdays at 11:00 PM, Saturdays at 2:00 AM, Fridays at 10:00 AM and 12:00 PM. The [...]

Our Lady’s Rosary Guild

The St. Aloysius Our Lady’s Rosary Guild thank you for your donations of beads, crucifixes and medals. We will continue to keep the Rosary Donation box on the table across [...]


Programs for children, young adults and adults (in English and Spanish) will be a part of the 11th Eucharistic Congress of the Diocese of Charlotte on September 9 & 10 [...]


St. Aloysius helps Cooperative Christian Ministry stock their Food Pantry during the month of August.  Please bring your non-perishable items and leave them under the left end of the coat [...]

Corn Hole Tournament

Be sure to sign up for our first ever Corn Hole Tournament, hosted by the Family Life Commission, on Saturday, September 17th, 9:30 a.m. (Registration 9:30 a.m., Tournament Begins 10:00 a.m.). [...]

Catholic Media Kiosk

Lighthouse Catholic Media  CD Kickoff Saturday, September 3rd On Saturday, September 3rd, after the 5:15pm Mass, a partial distribution of The Jesus Question will be given out to those who [...]

Faith Formation News

Faith Formation classes begin the week of September 11 and we are still in need of several catechists.  On Sunday mornings from 9:15 to 10:30 AM, we are still in [...]