REFLECTION Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

13th July 2018

Before the world was made, He chose us Today’s readings are full of advice and hope for us as Christians. In our First Reading we hear about Amos standing up for his role given to him by God. We learn about steadfastness and obedience. In our Second St Paul instills in us the importance of […]

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REFLECTION Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Jesus’ ministry was no simple task; even with his 12 disciples with him his ministry had many ups and downs. When Jesus went from village to village he had no idea how receptive or open people would be to him but this never put Jesus off, he was challenged many times, but he continued to […]

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What we were up to in June

June with SYMT Faith in Action Awards This month has seen SYMT head down to the capital for some training on the Faith in Action Award which we launched with Bishop Mark at the mini Dash School Mass at St.Ambrose School, Hale Barns. This exciting national initiative is coming to the Diocese in the next […]

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BLOG ‘To The Heights!’ Our Patron Saint Blessed Pier Giorgio Frassati

‘To The Heights!’ Blessed Pier Giorgio is a great inspiration for Catholics, especially young people. He is such a good example that he was chosen as one of the Shrewsbury Youth Mission Team’s patron saints, along with Pope Saint John Paul II and St Therese of Lisieux. His short life was lived in service for […]

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REFLECTION Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

‘Little girl, I say to you arise.’ When I read this passage I am struck by the tenderness of Jesus towards the girl. The scene is chaos; the people gathered are distraught, they have just watched their friend’s daughter die. Yet Jesus enters the situation totally calm, his focus on the child. I love the […]

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