Father Simon Says – Taking a Bribe – May 30, 2023

(3:11) Bible Study:

  • Sir 35:1-12
  • Father talks about deuterocanonical book, of which Sirach is one.

(20:49) Letters:

  • Josephine – How the bible is taught in many different ways
  • Email from a person with two sons who are not getting married in the Church.
  • Email from a woman who can’t conceive because of age. Can she have children in heaven?

(34:28) Word of the Day:

  • Bribe

(39:17) Phone Calls:

  • John – What Does Fr. Simon mean when he says ‘Ordinary Time’
  • Kris – Nephew’s wedding, I’m not going to it b/c it’s not a church wedding, however, isn’t it just as bad if it was a Church wedding, and he had no intention of practicing the faith?
  • Mary – If we can’t agree on the basic dignity of the human being, like the unborn, I think they are dialogue are gone?
  • Debra – His thoughts on children being told to disassociate w/their parents, if they’re transgender and this sounds like a cult?
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!