Father Simons Says – September 30, 2022 – The Fifth Gospel

Bible Study (1:51)

Jb 38:1, 12-21; 40:3-5

  • Can we judge God? 

Lk 10:13-16

  • Is there a fifth Gospel? 

Letters (19:22)

  • Was Cain’s wife his sister? 
  • When did apostolic succession end for Lutherans? 
  • Why did Fr. Simon consider leaving the Church 50 years ago? 
  • I have begun to play Liturgy of the Hours; there is a particular prayer in there, where did it come from? 
  • Is it sinful to use foul language? 

Word of the Day: Sackcloth and Ashes (36:12)


  • (37:25) – I had a bad experience at mass
  • (42:23) – What was the Child Jesus’ response to the pain of humanity? 
  • (47:29)  – How did the Archangels get their names?
  • (48:27) – My aunt died a couple years ago, and unfortunately there were no last rites and her daughter/my cousin is distraught.  What could we do?
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