Who we are

We are SYMT, the Shrewsbury Youth Mission Team, It is our vision to encourage, empower 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 [...]



OUR MISSION

It is our mission as the Shrewsbury Youth Mission Team, SYMT, to encourage, empower and equip young people, and youth leaders, to bring them closer to Jesus Christ and His Church. In his letter to mark the beginning of preparations for [...]


OUR LOGO

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 [...]


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26th July 2018

Lourdes #Shrews2Lourdes

It’s almost time for the annual Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes When: By air 27th July – 2nd August 2018 By coach/train 26th July – 3rd August 2018 Where: Lourdes, France Who: There are groups going from across the Diocese More details: In Lourdes? Follow us on social media to keep up with what’s going on, […]

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5th August 2018

LIFETEEN Summer Camp UK

What: Lifeteen Summer Camp UK #LTCAMPUK A week packed with high-adrenaline outdoor adventure including archery, mountain biking, climbing and much more. Enjoy a full day at Alton Towers and of course Mass, Reconciliation, amazing music, Eucharistic Adoration and talks from international speakers. Why: Journey with new friends, be transformed as you pray, share and have fun together. […]

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23rd August 2018

YOUTH 2000 WALSINGHAM SUMMER FESTIVAL

The Shrewsbury Youth Mission Team will be joining hundreds of other young Catholics at Youth 2000’s Summer Festival in August! “2018’s biggest young Catholic Summer Festival! Walsingham, a 5-day camping festival run by young people for young people. It is about us discovering who we are as we come face-to-face with the God who made […]

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8th September 2018

Adoremus Youth

What: Adoremus Youth Congress When: September 9th 2018 Where: Auditorium, Liverpool Echo Arena Who: Katie Prejean is our main speaker. CJM Music, Joel’s Bar, One Hope Project…and many more Why: This September there is a historic weekend happening in Liverpool: a National Eucharistic Congress. This is only the second being hosted here in the UK! And as […]

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6th October 2018

PARISH YOUTH LEADER’S TRAINING DAY – CHESTER

What: Parish Youth Leaders Training and Retreat Day Where: St Columba’s Catholic Church, Chester. When: Saturday October 6th 2018 Who: Great for Parish Youth Leaders, Clergy, Staff with a care for Catholicity, Young Adults with an interest in Youth Ministry. Time: 10am-2.30pm Cost: No cost, just bring a packed lunch with you Booking: Fill out our booking […]

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9th October 2018

EXPLORE MARY AT ST CATHERINE’S HOYLAKE, WIRRAL

What: EXPLORE Mary   An event with young people in mind. An evening of contemporary worship music, a short reflection from the SYMT Team, guided prayer and FREE DOUGHNUTS!   Where: SS Catherine and Martina Catholic Church, Birkenhead Road, Hoylake, CH47 5AF   Why: Faith is an adventure, and the more we explore what it […]

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11th October 2018

EXPLORE: MARY – ST. MARY’S CREWE

What: EXPLORE Mary An event with young people in mind. An evening of contemporary worship music, a short reflection from the SYMT Team, guided prayer and FREE DOUGHNUTS! Where: St Mary’s Catholic Church, St Marys St, Crewe CW1 2JP Why: Faith is an adventure, and the more we explore what it mean for us, to more God amazes! […]

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13th October 2018

PARISH YOUTH LEADER’S TRAINING DAY – SALE

What: Parish Youth Leaders Training and Retreat Day Where: St Joseph’s Catholic Church, Sale. When: Saturday October 13th 2018 Who: Great for Parish Youth Leaders, Clergy, Staff with a care for Catholicity, Young Adults with an interest in Youth Ministry. Time: 10am-2.30pm Cost: No cost, just bring a packed lunch with you Booking: Fill out our booking […]

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25th October 2017

REFLECTION Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Have you ever been lost? I can think of a few times when I have felt utterly lost. I have a vague memory of my cousin and I ended up getting separated from my family while visiting a race track, we wandered round for what felt like hours until a staff member found us. I […]

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