Father Simon Says – November 18, 2022 – The Purpose of Angels

Bible Study: (2:17)

RV 10:8-11

  • What is the purpose of the angels? 

LK 19:45-48

  • Father discusses the austerity of St. John Vianney  


  • (23:42) Where were Moses and Elijah before the Transfiguration? 
  • (27:57) If I pray a decade of the rosary for my penance, where do I start? 
  • (29:11) Listener discusses ‘little lunch’
  • (30:48) Did I have to go to mass if All Saints wasn’t a holy day of obligation? 
  • (34:17) Listener asks if Simon of Cyrene is a type of Christ? 
  • (40:59) Are the word liturgy and litany related? 
  • (46:28) What is the correct posture for receiving communion? 
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!