Father Simon Says – November 16, 2021 – Render to Whom?

2 Mc 6:18-31

  • When do we disobey legitimate authority?

Lk 19:1-10

  • What does it mean to render unto Caesar?
  • Father also explains why no one is beyond the love of God

Mass Hysteria: Father muses about the wedding he went to this weekend.


  • Father talks about St. Gertrude prayers aren’t part of the deposit of faith
  • Letter was disappointed All Saints wasn’t a holy day this year
  • Should I stay married if my husband has a decades-long sentence for murder

Word of the day: AS


  • How do I talk to my pastor, for better music in my parish?
  • Gospel Reading from Sunday on ‘No one knows the day or the hour except for the Father.’ Need clarification.
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!