Father Simon Says – January 3, 2021 – Happy New Year!

1 Jn 3:22–4:6

  • Father shares his theory about the audience of St. John’s writings

Mt 4:12-17, 23-25

  • What does Kingdom actually mean?


  • If the parish read the wrong readings, did the mass count?
  • Father discusses God’s royal nature and who is greater than John the Baptist

Word of the Day: Metanoia


  • St. Teresa of Avila and her vision of hell, and light faults?
  • My son goes to an Evangelical church, and he says he can’t talk to me anymore if I mention the devil to him? What does this mean?
  • Was Christ’ birth a supernatural one or a natural one? Question about John the Baptist and how he wrote 1 John, 2 John
  • Question about the Presentation and the timeline regarding that?
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!