Father Simon Says – August 16, 2022 – Camels and Needles

Bible Study: (1:30)

EZ 28:1-10

  • Father gives some historical background on the first reading

MT 19:23-30

  • What’s the emblem of our prosperity? 

Letters: (12:49)

  • Listener asks a question about the temple tax 
  • Can I go to Saturday mass for Sunday? 
  • Where does it say in the Bible that we should pray to Mary? 
  • John asks about the Grand Inquisitor scene in the Brothers Karamazov 

Word of the Day: Camel (32:04)


  • (39:36) – If somebody refuses to be baptized, is there a chance they could still go to heaven?
  • (45:41) – Does prayer in other religions works? 
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!