Father Simon Says – May 18, 2022 – Why do Priests Wear Black?

Acts 15:1-6

  • Father discusses the religious and cultural dimensions of circumcision

Jn 15:1-8

  • God’s purpose is to do what in our lives?


  • Can Catholics see R-rated movies?
  • My friend is being charged $200 for a baptism; is that OK?
  • Can priests watch secular TV shows?
  • Why does Father talk about Pentecostalism?
  • What’s the tradition about where Lazarus went?
  • What is spy Wednesday?
  • What was the follow-up after the soldiers rolled the dice?

Word of the Day: NEW

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!