Father Simon Says – October 10, 2022 – Biblical Translations

Bible Study: (1:48)

GAL 4:22-24, 26-27, 31–5:1

  • Father explains the complexity Hagar and Sarah

LK 11:29-32

  • How is the sign of Joan is the universalism of the church 

Letters (22:41)

  • Father responds to a Jewish caller who is frustrated with him
  • Why are there so many issues with Biblical translation? 
  •  What is the Vulgate? 
  • Can we say that Jesus’ spirit is in the bread and wine? 

Word of the Day: Promise


  • (39:15) – Could a plenary indulgence given at time of death be given by a lay person?
  • (43:03) – Why do we pray for God to accept ‘these gifts’? 
  • (46:29) – Why is water only added to the main chalice at mass? 
  • (48:49) – What does godliness mean? 
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!