Father Simon Says – June 3, 2022 – 1st Fridays

First Reading: Acts 25:13b-21

  • Father talks about what it meant for Paul to be a Roman Citizen, and how Paul was able to escape torture and death on several occasions.


  • Father answers emails – Catholics can use Pain killers!

Word of the Day

  • Agape


  • Mercedes -What does it mean when you hear the words, ‘farewell discourse’?
  • Gwen -Question about 1st Fridays. Supposed to go to nine first Fridays, but also go to confession? Go to confession that day, or what’s the requirement for that?
  • Debra -Question of Root word of Reconciliation, and root word ‘Celia’ Could you clarify?
  • Laura -Receiving communion, but not married in the Catholic Church. This is my situation. Could you help me?
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!