Father Simon Says – December 14, 2021 – What’s Wrong with Tax Collectors?

Zep 3:1-2, 9-13

  • Who was the prophet Zephaniah? Fr. Simon explains.

Mt 21:28-32

  • What’s so bad about tax collectors?

Mass Hysteria: Father talks about the origins of the prayers of the faithful


  • Father reads a letter from girls that were abused by their father, and talks about the freeing power of forgiveness

Word of Day: Forceful


  • Our parish is growing and we’re even breaking new ground for a new church!
  • Can divorced Catholics living as brother and sister go to confession?
  • Father has been in and out of ICU the last few months. He is having bad nightmares about his salvation. Is there anything that could help him forgive himself from past sins?
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!