MORE than 300 young people from across Brisbane attended Ignite Live at its new home, Australian Catholic University’s, Banyo campus.
The theme for the night, In A Year, invited participants to make 2014 the year of being a better YOU.
Ignite Live began with a Mass concelebrated by Monsignor Anthony Randazzo and Carmelite Father Paul Chandler, with music provided by emmanuelworship.
Msgr Randazzo encouraged those in attendance to “take up the offer to live virtuous lives, the award awaiting you is the kingdom of heaven”.
The night continued with dinner and praise and worship, as well as opportunities to go to Reconciliation and take part in prayer ministry.
Ignite Youth youth co-ordinator Scott McDonald was the first speaker for 2014 and suggested “to have a more successful 2014 you need to get yourself right in the middle of the sacraments, you need to get yourself to Mass every Sunday, you need to be talking to the Lord regularly”.
Ignite Live is one of the components of the newly formed Ignite Youth.
“Ignite Youth is connecting a generation with Jesus through authentic relationships and dynamic events,” Scott said.
Patrick Keady has been appointed the director of Ignite Youth.
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