• Outdoor Worship & Meditation Area at St. Elizabeth Church
  • Fr. Matthew Codd, Pastor
  • Holy Week 2017
  • Catholic Campus Ministry House
  • Catholic Campus Ministry
  • RCIA Class of 2017
  • First St. Elizabeth Church, Destroyed by Fire in 1984
  • Church of the Epiphany Mission in Blowing Rock
  • Advent Brass Ensemble
  • St. Elizabeth Catholic Church in Late Summer

 We at Saint Elizabeth of the Hill Country Catholic Church give glory to God by living the message of Christ, practicing unconditional love and building community.  We commit ourselves to nurture the spiritual, educational, and social development of God’s people.  Under the guidance of the Holy Spirit we strive to respond to the needs of our community, remain a close and vibrant parish family, and grow in Faith.

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Protecting God's Children

The completion of a Protecting God's Children course is now mandatory for all employees and volunteers in the Diocese of Charlotte, including Ushers, Greeters, Lectors, Extraordinary Ministers of the Eucharist, Catechists, and Musicians.  As paid and unpaid staff and volunteers, we all have a role in protecting children, young people, and vulnerable adults.  The diocese has adopted policies and procedures to safeguard those whose care has been entrusted to us.  A course has been designed to help adults recognize and prevent the abuse of children, young people, and vulnerable adults.  If you volunteer at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church and you do not have current certification for the completion of this course, please register for the class which we are offering on Wednesday, May 2 at 6:00 PM by contacting the Director of Faith Formation, Ellisa Hayes, by email at dir.ste3@yahoo.com or through the office at 828-264-8338, Ext. 22 by April 26.

Parish Council Elections

Nominations for the Parish Advisory Council open the weekend of April 21-22.  Forms and assistance for those wishing to make nominations should be available at the Masses.  If you wish to nominate someone, please obtain their permission before doing so.  Nominations to fill three (3) seats are being sought.  Nominations will be accepted through the weekend of May 12-13.  Names of those nominated will be published in the ;May 19-20 bulletin.  Elections will be held on May 26-27.  Winners will be announced June 2-3.

Mass Times


Wednesday Mass 12:15 PM

Thursday Mass 9:30 AM

Friday Mass 9:30 AM

Saturday Vigil Mass 4:30 PM

Early Sunday Mass 8:00 AM

Sunday Mass 11:00 AM

Sunday Hispanic Language Mass 1:00 PM


Sunday Mass 9:00 AM (Seasonal May 28 Through October 8 Only)

Confession Times

Wednesdays -- 11:30 AM

Thursdays and Fridays -- 9:00 AM

Saturdays -- 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Adoration Times

Tuesday and  Thursday -- 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM

Wednesday -- 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM



Chapel Hours

Monday - Thursday -- 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Friday -- 9:00 AM - 12:00 Noon

Choir Practices

Choir Practice Schedule

11:00 AM Sunday Mass Choir Practice -- 7:00 PM Thursday

The Adult Choir sings at the 11:00 AM Sunday Mass only unless otherwise noted.  Other weekend Masses have organ or piano and Cantor accompaniment.  Weekday Masses are spoken Masses with occasional Cantor accompaniment.

Office Hours

Offices for both St. Elizabeth of the Hill Country and Church of the Epiphany are located at St. Elizabeth of the Hill Country Church, 259 Pilgrims Way, in Boone, NC. Office Hours are as follows:

Monday-Thursday 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 12:00 Noon

News and Events



Catholic Campus Ministry Small Groups (men and women) meet on Tuesday night at the CCM House on Faculty Street behind IHOP at 7:00 PM.  All Catholic college students are welcome. 

The Catholic Campus Ministry Dinner Meeting will be on Wednesday night at 7:00 PM at the CCM House on Faculty Street behind IHOP.  All Catholic college students are encouraged to attend.





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