Father Simon Says – October 7, 2001 – Our Lady of the Rosary!

Mal 3:13-20b

  • Did Malachi actually live?
  • Father explains Our Lady of the Rosary

Lk 11:5-13

  • Jesus explains how God answers our prayers

Mass Hysteria: Father talks about some of the food rules at mass


  • What’s a penitential liturgy?
  • Why are angels depicted with wings?
  • Question about Nathaniel’s confession of faith
  • It is a sin to do other things during prayer?

Word of the day: Encyclical


  • How do you know when a child with special needs like Down syndrome reaches the age of reason?
  • When we moved an altar at Church, we saw an insert with a relic inside. Why is there a relic in the altar? What is this for?
  • Is it proper to raise our hands or hold hands at the Our Father? I don’t think it’s right.
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!