Father Simon Says – June 10, 2024 – Blessed

  • (2:00) Bible Study:
    • 1 Kgs 17:1-6
      • Find out more about Elijah and some of the confusing words in this bible verse.
    • Mt 5:1-12
      • What does the word blessed mean in this passage?

(23:59) Break 1

  • (24:43) Letters:
    • Father Simon explains mindfulness, where he went to seminary, talks about the History of honoring the Blessed Virgin Mary, and explains the Josephite Marriage.

(41:08) Break 2

  • (41:40) Word of the Day: 
    • Emptiness 
  • (43:20) Phones:
    • Ed – Could I give communion to somebody in the Greek Orthodox Church?
    • Jane – When St. John and Peter went to the tomb, when they discovered Jesus wasn’t there, would they have taken the Shroud?
    • Mary – Is criticizing a priest’ homily a mortal sin?
    • Brian – Better to get both bread/wine or just one?
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!