The Patrick Madrid Show: August 16, 2019 – Hour 1

  • 2 quakes in 2 days, no warning from ShakeAlertLA. Now the app is getting reworked
  • Transgender woman can be denied admission to shelter, court rules
  • Caller: Kathy feels like she’s put in all the effort to do Catholic things externally, but she doesn’t feel a strong relationship with God internally
  • Patrick discusses saints who experienced spiritual dry spells described as the dark night of the soul, such as Theresa of Avila
  • Caller: Lupe has been taught that God doesn’t give us more than we can handle, he always provides necessary grace. So then why do some people still commit suicide?
  • Lupe asks how we have such a variety of human characteristics, including race, if we are told in Genesis Adam and Eve’s children had incestuous relationships. Patrick discusses microevolution
  • Caller: Mario is from Nicaragua and is frustrated that in South America they are trying to make married people in rural areas celebrate Mass since there are no priests there
  • Caller: Andrew comments on feeling spiritual desolation and says he’s learned one way to grow is to work and study. In exercising our intellect we discover more about God
  • Lead singer of rock band Skillet issues dire warning after Christian influencers publicly renounce their faith
  • Caller: Terry asks how we all came from Adam and Eve. Didn’t they only have two sons? Patrick explains they possibly had up to 100 children.