Father Simon Says – January 10, 2022 – End of Life Issues

1 Sm 1:1-8

  • What’s the significance of your surname?

Mk 1:14-20

  • Where do we encounter God’s royal nature?


  • Father gets multiple letters about end-of-life issues

Word of the day: Begotten


  • What was the word that was used in Greek or Aramaic, ‘This is my Body’ and more specifically the word ‘This’
  • Dr. Cindy, a bioethicist and physician, responds to end of life issues
  • Are you allowed to use ‘spit’ to baptize someone in case of emergency and no water is available, like in wartime?
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!