Father Simon Says – November 9, 2022 – Raptured

(1:00) Father gives a history of the Lateran Basilica 

Ez 47:1-2, 8-9, 12

  • Father explains water flowing from the Temple

Letters: (16:02)

  • Why didn’t Peter and Paul mention Mary in their writings? 
  • An angry listener tells Father there aren’t four persons in the Trinity
  • Joyce appreciated the Mourner’s Kaddish
  • Do the condemned souls reside in purgatory until the final judgement? 

Word of the Day: Jealous (41:04)


  • (32:43) – What is the Catholic position on the rapture?
  • (43:39) – What is the purpose of Eucharistic adoration?
  • (44:45) – What’s the difference between fallen asleep and died? 
  • (46:22) – When Moses went up Mt Sanai, did God just write the 10 commandments on the stones or did he write the 600 or so Judaic laws on the stones?
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!