The schedule below is not currently in effect due to the pandemic. 

Church Office

The St. Matthew Catholic Church Office, located to the right of the main church, is open Monday through Friday from 9 am to 4:30 pm and Sunday from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm. (Closed on Saturday) Contact the Church Office at 704-543-7677 or

Givinghope Gift Shop

The gift shop is located in the Narthex. The gift shop is open Tuesday through Thursday from 9:30 am to 4 pm, Friday from 9:30 am to 2 pm, and open 30 minutes before and after the Saturday Vigil and Sunday Masses. The gift shop is closed during Mass and from 11 am to noon on the second Wednesday of the month. For more information or for special requests, call 704-927-4313.

Parish Library

The Parish Library, located in New Life Center Room 102, offers a rich selection of books and media for the entire family. Topics include theology, the saints, family life, church history, Scripture, Catholic fiction and much more. We also offer materials in support of various parish programs. The library has a collection of books, DVDs and CDs for children, as well as a variety of books for pre-teens and teens. A self checkout and honor system makes it easy and convenient. The library is open during the hours that the New Life Center is open unless there is a meeting scheduled (see weekly calendar in bulletin or posting in the NLC).

Severe Weather Policy

If the Charlotte-Mecklenburg School system is closed, St. Matthew Catholic Church is closed. This includes all activities, faith formation classes and daily Masses. It does not include the Saturday Vigil and Sunday Masses. If CMS remains closed for more than one day, please call 704-543-7677 x 1096 to find out if our offices are closed. The message will be specific with respect to cancellations of Mass and activities. For our full severe weather policy, click here.