Father Simon Says-February 18, 2000-Faith and Works

James 2:14-24, 26

  • Fr. Simon discusses faith and works

Mark 8:34-9:1

  • About taking up the cross and following Him


  • What is the history of Lent?
  • What to do about forgetting a sin in confession?
  • Bringing the Eucharist to my homebound mother
  • Does the Catholic Church have a teaching on Chiropractics?
  • How could Gentiles sin?

Word of the Day: Merous, “Speaking in Parts”


  • Brings up an example of why we need “works”
  • Question about Praise and Worship during Mass
  • Question about the song “Rock of Ages” and if it’s appropriate?
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!