Father Simon Says – January 28, 2022 – Let’s Take a Siesta

2 Sm 11:1-4a, 5-10a, 13-17

  • Father explains why the human family is dysfunctional


  • What does counsel the doubtful mean?
  • How do I pronounce Nehemiah?
  • Can I insert my son’s name in the litany of St. Joseph
  • Can you recommend the history of words and languages?

Word of the day: Kingdom (again!)


  • About St. Thomas Aquinas about life begins 40 days after conception; could you clarify?
  • Do you think Aquinas ripped up the Theologica because he realized that you don’t have to understand?
  • Why are there no Old Testament saints?
  • I had a miscarriage years ago, and could you have a miscarried baby baptized?
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!