Father Simon Says – June 15, 2022 – More Ketchup Chanting!

2 Kgs 2:1, 6-14

  • How strong is the power of prophecy?

Mt 6:1-6, 16-18

  • Should we pray publicly?


  • Can Father chant the Ketchup bottle again?
  • I’ve been to parishes where a layperson organizes confession; they have an MC with a clipboard too. Why?

Word of the Day: Sons of the Prophets


  • Comment on Lines for confession: At my church, we have a person who greets you at confession line and directs us to where we go.
  • How do I ask my priest that I want to kneel down for communion?
  • Why were Moses and Elijah with Jesus during the Transfiguration?
  • What is the origin and planning of the Liturgical Years and why is it done the way it is?
  • Why the Canticle of Zechariah is in the Daily Magnificat?
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!