Father Simon Says – July 22, 2022 – Do All Dogs Go to Heaven?

Bible Study: 1:52

2 Cor 5:14-17

  • Why are Paul’s words here so significant? 

Jn 20:1-2, 11-18

  • An inconsistency in Scripture?

Letters (14:12)

  • Is there a place where God is not? 
  • Question about scapulars and Christianity as a force for good
  • Why are there so many few ‘normal’ saints?
  • Question about a letter from 1500, ‘a true letter from Christ’
  • What do I do if the priest has forgotten to give me a penance? 
  • A priest used the term ‘CE,’ should I mention it to the priest? 
  • I’m upset about how the Native Americans were treated by Catholic missionaries
  • Does praying to the saints mean we’re praying to the dead? 
  • Can Catholics marry on a Sunday?
  • My grandmother gave me a necklace with a cross, do I need to wear crucifix instead? 
  • Do our pets go to heaven? 

Word of the Day: Soul (39:14)


  • (43:00) – Naming Guardian Angels and if that’s okay?  A friend says we shouldn’t ask for it, but it’s revealed to us anyway
  • (46:22) – What do you think of the idea of a brown scapular tattoo?
  • (48:40) – Are the Deuterocanonical books considered holy scriptures?
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