St Mary’s stands at the very heart of Ilkeston and is the ancient parish church of the town. We value both our history and location, seeking to reach out to the community that surrounds us and to value all that is best in our heritage, while being open to all the new things that God has in store for us.
Easter Prayer (by Giles Harcourt)
You bring the promise of the sunlight,
the resurgence of hope,
for in you all has been conquered,
death and pain and doubt.
For you are