Father Simon Says – October 6, 2001 – Hallowed

Jon 4:1-11

  • Father says what the hardest part of Christianity is

Lk 11:1-4

  • Father teaches the term ipsissima verba Chrisiti, and how it applies to today’s Gospel

Mass Hysteria: Spontaneous masses and structured prayer meetings


  • Letter about a progressive parish
  • Is it permissible to get married in the Church sacramentally, but not legally?

Word of the day: Hallowed


  • On giving communion to someone w/dementia?
  • Pope’s authority when he speaks ex cathedra.  Could you explain?
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!