Father Simon Says – March 2, 2022 – It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year

Mt 6:1-6, 16-18

  • What did hypocrite mean in the ancient world?

Father shares a story of repentance


  • Question about “the same sun the hardens the clay melts the wax”
  • Who are the different James’ of the New Testament
  • Did the Apostle John write John’s Gospel?
  • Can non-Catholics distribute ashes
  • Father talks about the stations of the Cross

Word of the day: He made him to be sin


  • Why does one need to go confess venial sins in confession?
  • I’m a music director, but the cantor is starting to choose the music themselves over my recommendations. What should I do?
  • Is it okay to have meat during the reception of my father’s funeral this Friday of Lent?
  • Greek priest calls in to compliment Fr. Simon’s bedside manner
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!