Welcome to the Church of the Ascension

The Anglican Church in Hilton, KwaZulu-Natal – consecrated in 1904.

Officially called Parish of Kirby-Hilton, in Umngeni Archdeaconry, Diocese of Natal. .

Our current Rector is Forbes Maupa (who is also the Archdeacon of Umngeni), and our assistant Parish Priest in Nobuhle Hlatshwayo.

We have 2 in-person, Covid compliant Eucharist Services a week:

  • Sunday morning (8.30am with Children’s Ministry), and
  • Wednesday morning (9.30am).

We also have a weekly Virtual Sunday Eucharist Service and daily Sound Bytes (Monday – Friday).

“a beacon of hope & a witness to the kingdom of God the Father, Jesus Christ the Son, and the Holy Spirit among us.”


Sunday: 8.30am Eucharist         with Children’s Ministry.

Wednesday: 9.30am                                Eucharist.

Latest Virtual Service

Contact Us

Phone: 033 343 3012
Email: administrator@                          ascensionhilton.co.za  Monday-Friday: 9am-1pm