Who we are

We are SYMT, the Shrewsbury Youth Mission Team, It is our vision to encourage, engage and equip the young people, and youth leaders of the Diocese of Shrewsbury. We continually plan an exciting calendar of events, from regional evenings of music [...]


It is our mission as the Shrewsbury Youth Mission Team, SYMT, to encourage, engage and equip young people, and youth leaders, to bring them closer to Jesus Christ and His Church. Pope Francis said this about young people; “I want [...]


At the centre of our logo as SYMT is the “broken cross” that is most commonly associated with Saint Pope John Paul II. He carried a Papal staff, known as the Papal ferula which depicted this image. For us, as [...]


3rd March 2021

Explore Lent

Join us live on the Shrewsbury Youth Mission Team YouTube channel for this year’s Explore Lent. We’ll be continuing our Into the Wilderness theme with discussion, activities, reflection and prayer! 3rd March, 7.30pm – Live from St Peter’s, Hazel Grove 17th March, 7.30pm – Live from St Edward’s, Runcorn Watch on YouTube, here

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4th March 2021

The Collective

An online group for young adults aged 18+ to hang out, meet others, have fun and grow in faith. Our next meetings are: 4th March – How can I deepen my faith? With guest speaker Sr Linda Pergega FDC 1st April – How can I share my faith? For more information or to join the […]

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27th March 2021

Altar Servers Day

What:  2nd annual Altar Servers Day  “Into The Wilderness – A survival guide”  Prayer and reflection alongside activities, games and lots of fun.  Where:  Zoom  When:  27th March 2021 – 10am-2.30pm Who:  Any young person 10 to 18 who serves in the parish (or at least did before last March)  How: Download the consent form here […]

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25th October 2017

Gospel Reflection for Sunday 29th November

Mark 13:33-37 1st Sunday of Advent Happy New Year! It may seem a strange thing to say at the beginning of December but, Advent is the beginning of the new Church Year. From now until next Advent most of our weekend Gospels will be from Mark. Advent is a time to start preparing our hearts […]

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