Father Simon Says – July 5, 2022 – Catholicism for Dummies

HOS 8:4-7, 11-13

  • Father talks about the state of the US

MT 9:32-38

  • Father talks more about exorcisms 


  • Listener writes in about Catholicism for Dummies 
  • My brother is gay and thinks Leviticus should be taken out of the Bible 
  • Father talks about rabbinical opinion about abortion  
  • If someone has been dead for a long time, is it OK to have a set of masses said for them? 
  • Judy asks about the way people should dress when they go to Church 

Word of the Day: Harvest 


  • (38:13) – We need a religious revival! 
  • (39:49) – What is Father’s take on Speaker Pelosi receiving communion at St. Peter’s Basilica? 
  • (49:53) – Are the saints alive? 
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!