Father Simon Says – July 09, 2024 – Master of the Harvest

  • (1:42) Bible Study:
    • Hos 8:4-7, 11-13
    • Father talks about the temples of the northern kingdom of Israel and the golden calves
    • Mt 9:32-38
    • What does it mean that they were like sheep without a shepherd? Father explains.

(21:20) Break 1

  • (22:24) Letters:
    • Catholic solution to the Gideon bible in hotels, how do you welcome a new pastor who seems bitter to be transferred, how to make sure you make it to purgatory and how you understand being saved by works.

(34:55) Break 2

  • (35:47) Word of the Day:
    • Master of the Harvest
  • (40:00) Phones:
    • Bob – Could you give the Etymology of the word ‘evil, in the Our Father’
    • Lisa – I’m an executor of a friend’s will, and it says she’ll be cremated and ashes are dispersed.  She’s semi practicing her faith.   What should I do?
    • Ashley – I’ve had homicidal thoughts b/c of what I’ve gone through. in my life, and in my family situation.
    • Debbie – what is the difference between mortal and venial sin?
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!