a Catholic Parish serving the University Area of Charlotte North Carolina


Fresh Cut Fraser Fir Christmas Trees, along with other items, will be on sale again this year during our Annual Fundraiser. All trees are from the Tennessee Mountains, cut fresh just for us. Please Pre-Order and Pre-Pay for your items using the form at this link. We will accept CASH and CHECKS (made payable to St. Thomas Aquinas). Our tree lot will be on site each weekend from November 26th through December 24th after all Masses.

Bring An Ornament to Decorate the Tree

We would like to invite the members of our parish family to bring on ornament and place it on the tree! We will keep the ornaments for use on future Christmas Trees. This is our way of including our church family in the continued celebration of our Advent and Christmas Season

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It's Cookie Walk Time - 12/04/2016

The holidays are approaching and that means “COOKIE WALK” here at St. Thomas Aquinas. Every year, this bake sale is an enormous fundraiser for our parish. We want Cookie Walk 2016 to be a splendid one featuring a variety of cookies, desserts and others... Read more

Angel Tree - 11/27/2016

Holy Angels, located in Belmont, N.C., provides specialized, round-the-clock care for children and adults with intellectual developmental disabilities and delicate medical conditions. Holy Angels is a nonprofit organization that depends on others support. Read more

Christmas Card Sales - 11/27/2016

The Thomas E Hinson Squires Circle is selling "Keep Christ in Christmas" cards after Mass the weekends of November 26 & 27 and December 3 & 4.  Please support your local Squires Circle while sharing your faith through these beautiful Christmas Cards. Read more

Advent Events

November 27th begins the new year and the season of Advent. Join us for the many beautiful celebrations coming up during the season. Let us prepare for the coming of the Christ Child. Read more

Respect Life Opportunities

Join the Aquinas Angels every Thursday from 12:30 -2pm as we gather in front of the abortion clinic on Latrobe Drive to pray for an end to abortion.  Father Christian will be joining us on the 20th! Read more

Holy Water Font Project

As any of you who help yourselves to the Holy Water in the Church know, our current reservoir is rather small, and empties out very quickly. Donate to our plan to purchase a new one Read more

Adult Ed Opportunities

There are three great opportunities this Fall at STA to learn more about your faith! Join us on Thursdays at RCIA, join our Prophets Bible Study on Tuesdays, or the Doors of Mercy video series on Thursday evenings. Read more

Immaculata Prayer Ministry

Priests face many challenges striving to do the will of God at every moment of their lives, yet confronted with the countless temptations of modern life. We count on them to fulfill so many of our needs. Join us in praying on Saturdays at 9:10am Read more

Room in the Inn - 12/05/2016

It is time to begin our 16th season participating in the Room in the Inn ministry. This is an outreach program which provides shelter and meals for the homeless community of Charlotte on Monday nights from December through March. Please volunteer! Read more

Litany of the Infant Jesus

Advent is a Holy Time of preparation for meeting the child Jesus at the celebration of the Incarnation on Christmas. This Litany helps us to prepare. Join us in praying together this Advent season. Read more

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Sunday Mass Times:

Saturday (Vigil): 5:30pm
Sunday: 7:30am, 9:30am, 11:30am, & 5pm


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Daily Masses

Monday:  8:30am, & 12:15pm
Tuesday:  8:30am & 12:15pm
Wednesday: 12:15pm & 7pm (Extraordinary Form-Latin)
Thursday:  8:30am & 12:15pm
Friday:  8:30am & 12:15pm
Saturday:  10am (1st Saturday in the Extraordinary Form-Latin)

Confession Times

Wednesday: 6-7pm
Saturday: 4-5pm


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