Father Simon Says – July 29, 2022 – Heavenly Cathedrals!

Bible Study: (1:58)

Jer 26:1-9

  • What does this story have to do with Darwin? 

Jn 11:19-27

  • What do we need when tragedy strikes? 

Lk 10:38-42

  • Jesus wasn’t concerned with having a great meal

Letters (17:06)

  • Lk 11:27-28, what does it mean? 
  • Father explains what the word ‘God’ means? 
  • Caller writes in about the difficulty of divorce
  • Are Mormons Christian? 
  • It’s the responsibility of the parents to pass on the faith
  • Does Father know of a good Bible for kids? 
  • Listener writes in about what synecdoche means 
  • Can I go to a Coptic mass? 

Words of the Day: Cathedral and heaven (38:20)


  • (42:29) – How can I describe the saying ‘Son of Man’ to a non-believer?
  • (44:31) – Question about relics – How do you pray when there’s a relic? 
  • (46:29) – Is saying or writing OMG a sin?
  • (50:28) – When you are getting married and the priest wraps your hand, what does that signify?
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!