The Parish Church of

St Mary South Ruislip

Building a Sacred Community


The Parish Church for South Ruislip

St Mary's stands in the sacred centre of South Ruislip. Amidst all the hustle and bustle of South Ruislip - the school runs, the work commute, the errands, the stopping-in-to-see-a-neighbour-for-a-cup-of-tea - St Mary's is a sanctuary of peace and quiet. It is a place that is always open for the people of South Ruislip (and beyond!) to step in for a renewed and fresh perspective on life.

For generations, the walls of St Mary's have witnessed the joys of weddings and the sorrows of funerals. Countless people from all walks of life have entered St Mary's to mark the biggest milestones of what it means to be human. This legacy of Christ-like hospitality continues at St Mary's as St Mary's adapts to the circumstances brought on by the current pandemic. Through the best of times and worst of times, St Mary's will always stand ready to provide the people of South Ruislip (and beyond) a warm welcome and the peace of God.

Above the Clouds

'Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that proceeds from the mouth of God.'

Jesus Christ (from the Gospel of Matthew 4:4)

COVID-19 Update

St Mary's follows the latest safety standards and guidance, and in accordance with Government Covid-19 rules (including the lockdown announced on 4th January), public, in-person worship continues to be offered throughout the week. Sunday Mass and weekday Masses continue to be offered for public, in-person worship, with heightened safety protocols adopted. Due to limited seating, you may wish to reserve your seat ahead of time (office@stmary-southruislip.co.uk or 020 8842 3783). All services are also live-streamed on St Mary's Facebook Page

Weekly Services

Holy Communion


Sunday Mass

The Church Hall
(while the Church is undergoing works)

In-person and Online



Monday: Mass, 7.00-7.30pm

Tuesday: Mass, 9.30-10.00am

Wednesday: Mass, 9.30-10.00am

Thursday: Mass, 9.30-10.00am

Friday: Mass, 9.30-10.00am

Holy Family Chapel

In-person and Online


Eucharistic Adoration

Tuesday: 10.15-11.00am

Wednesday: 10.15-11.00am

Thursday: 10.15-11.00am

Holy Family Chapel



St Mary's is offering public worship and the distribution of ashes on Ash Wednesday (17th Feb). Mass times are as follows:



All are welcome to this poignant beginning to the holy season of Lent.

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Rebuild St Mary's!

Your chance to help refurbish the church building of St Mary's 

St Mary's iconic sixty-year old building is need of renewal. In November 2019, a small amount of loose asbestos was detected falling from the ceiling of the church nave. In abundance of caution, the main portion of the building was closed for public access. 


Since then, St Mary's has had specialized architects and consultants study and examine the building. The church is now ready for refurbishment. To fully refurbish, asbestos must be extracted from the ceiling, followed by structural improvements to the building's infrastructure. This will be an enormous undertaking, but with the support of the local community and wider networks, this will become one of the most successful and significant building projects achieved in South Ruislip for a generation!


Contact Us

9 The Fairway, Ruislip HA4 0SP, UK

020 8842 3783

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020 8842 3783

9 The Fairway, Ruislip HA4 0SP, UK

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