Father Simon Says – June 12, 2024 – Laws and Statutes

  • (1:59) Bible Study:
    • 1 Kgs 18:20-39
      • Father Simon explains the history behind the events of today’s reading
    • (13:43) Mt 5:17-19
      • Difference between laws and statute.

(22:45) Break 1 

  • (23:33) Letters:
    • Father answers some obscure letters involving John 3: 16, when sins are forgiven during the Mass, and how to understand some quotes from the saints. 

(35:27) Break 2

  • (37:04) Word of the Day:
    • Altar
  • (39:40) Phones:
    • Elaine – How do you know who’s talking, is it the Holy Spirit or is it evil one?
    • Stephanie – A friend who just got engaged in a same sex relationship.  How to respond?
    • Jane – After we receive holy communion, is it always necessary to have music at that time.  Could we just have silence instead?
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!