Father Simon Says – October 4, 2001 – Where’s Waldo?

Jon 1:1–2:1-2, 11

  • Father discusses on the historicity of the story

Lk 10:25-37

  • Father reflects on what loving God with all we have

Mass Hysteria: Father discusses silence before mass


  • Letter asking about shaking off the dust of the town that rejects them and Jesus rebuking his apostles
  • Letter from a homeschooling mom about who the Waldensians were
  •  Question about when the communion antiphon is said

Word of the day: Our Father and our King


  • Luke 2:35 – what is meant by ‘the thoughts of many hearts may be revealed’?
  • How do we properly care for relics as lay people? What does the Church teach on the giving and obtaining of relics?
  • What is Church’s teaching on distributism?
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!