Father Simon Says – August 30, 2021 – Hope for Christians

1 Thes 4:13-18

  • Christians have hope in the face of death. We don’t believe in the rapture, we believe in the Parousia.

Lk 4:16-30

  • Fr. Simon explains the familial dynamics between Jesus and his relatives in today’s Gospel

Mass: Hysteria: Roman Chant


  • Where did the Latin language come from?

Word of the Day: AIR


  • Our Lady of Garabandal and how Mary talks about the warning and great chastisement, and what are Fr. Simon’s comment about that.
  • About John the Baptist, does he have a ballpark figure on how long John the Baptist was in incarcerated before he died?
  • As long as we obey God’s commandments, is it a sin to disagree?
Father Richard Simon, who jokingly refers to himself as Reverend Know-it-All is the host of Fr. Simon Says on Relevant Radio. Father Simon delves into the daily Scripture readings, shares a Word of the Day to help you sharpen you vocabulary, and opens the phones to your questions about the Faith. After just a few minutes with Father Simon, you might be convinced that he truly does know it all!