Glory to Jesus Christ!

Glory forever!

Dear friends of Archangel Gabriel Orthodox Church in Hickory, NC, please pray for our little mission that will be able to purchase our own property soon.

We are a vibrant and growing mission work of the Orthodox Church in America, OCA.

If you are willing to donate to our building fund, we would deeply appreciate your help to make this possible. 

Thank you for your kindness to us in Christ.


Welcome Home!

We are an Orthodox Christian mission church of the Orthodox Church in America (OCA), Diocese of the South - Dallas, Texas.

Bringing the ancient faith of Eastern Orthodox Christianity to the Catawba, Burke, Caldwell, Lincoln, and Iredell Counties of North Carolina.

Serving the Hickory, Hildebran, Lenoir, Lincolnton, and Statesville areas. 

Our Current Location

At this time we are meeting in the Parish Center of Bethany Lutheran Church

1644 Main Ave Dr NW,

Hickory, NC 28601

Google Maps Link:

Please note:

Parking is accessed from Main Ave Dr NE.
Our Entrance Door from the parking lot is in the photo.
When you enter the building take the first door on the right for our Worship space/Social area. (Parish Center)

The playground is on the side of our parking lot.


Please note: 

To all parishioners and visitors just as a reminder if you arrive 30 minutes after the Divine Liturgy service on starts on Sunday.  The doors will be locked for security purposes. The entrance door will be unlocked again around 11:45 am when social hour starts. 

Please email Fr. Paul if you have any questions.

We do apologize about any inconvenience.

Our Schedule


Orthodox Faith Class 5:00 PM

Great Vespers 6:00 PM

Followed by Confessions 


Hours 9:40 AM

Divine Liturgy 10:00 AM

Followed by our Social Hour Potluck Luncheon 

Children's Church School 12:30 PM

See our Calendar for Feast Days, Nativity, Great Lent, Holy Week and Pascha Schedules


Links to Visit

Archangel Gabriel Orthodox Church
PO Box 773

Hickory, NC 28603-0773