This is the largest of the school fundraisers and occurs in the fall.  The Carnival Committee, a separate committee from the PTO, coordinates and runs the event and is always looking for volunteers. This is a wonderful family event, but requires every family of Blessed Trinity School to volunteer for at least one shift during the carnival.

Carnival includes a raffle of valuable items, and the school receives 100% of the profits made through ticket sales.  Students will come home with raffle tickets to sell with a list of prizes and incentives for selling them.

 October 24-27, 2013

 On the grounds of Blessed Trinity Parish

5 SE 17th Street,  Ocala, Fl   34471


Thursday     5 p.m. – 11 p.m.

Friday     5 p.m. – 11 p.m.

Saturday     11 a.m. – 11 p.m.

Sunday     11 a.m. – 9 p.m.

  • Enjoy rides from Dreamland Amusements!
  • Get your raffle tickets for a chance to win great prizes!
  • Thursday and Sunday are armband days!
  • Enjoy four Family Dinner Nights!

Rides, Games, Food, Raffle Prizes, Family Fun, Fun, Fun!


For more information call the carnival information line at 622-5808 ext. 356

or email





Daily Reading from USCCB
Memorial of Saint Ignatius of Loyola, Priest

Reading 1 jer 18:1-6

This word came to Jeremiah from the LORD:
Rise up, be off to the potter’s house;
there I will give you my message.
I went down to the potter’s house and there he was,
working at the wheel.
Whenever the object of clay which he was making
turned out badly in his hand,
he tried again,
making of the clay another object of whatever sort he pleased.
Then the word of the LORD came to me:
Can I not do to you, house of Israel,
as this potter has done? says the LORD.
Indeed, like clay in the hand of the potter,
so are you in my hand, house of Israel.

Responsorial Psalm ps 146:1b-2, 3-4, 5-6ab

R. (5a) Blessed is he whose help is the God of Jacob.
R. Alleluia.
Praise the LORD, O my soul;
I will praise the LORD all my life;
I will sing praise to my God while I live.
R. Blessed is he whose help is the God of Jacob.
R. Alleluia.
Put not your trust in princes,
in the sons of men, in whom there is no salvation.
When his spirit departs he returns to his earth;
on that day his plans perish.
R. Blessed is he whose help is the God of Jacob.
R. Alleluia.
Blessed he whose help is the God of Jacob,
whose hope is in the LORD, his God.
Who made heaven and earth,
the sea and all that is in them.
R. Blessed is he whose help is the God of Jacob.
R. Alleluia.

Gospel mt 13:47-53

Jesus said to the disciples:
“The Kingdom of heaven is like a net thrown into the sea,
which collects fish of every kind.
When it is full they haul it ashore
and sit down to put what is good into buckets.
What is bad they throw away.
Thus it will be at the end of the age.
The angels will go out and separate the wicked from the righteous
and throw them into the fiery furnace,
where there will be wailing and grinding of teeth.”

“Do you understand all these things?”
They answered, “Yes.”
And he replied,
“Then every scribe who has been instructed in the Kingdom of heaven
is like the head of a household who brings from his storeroom
both the new and the old.”
When Jesus finished these parables, he went away from there.