The Patrick Madrid Show: July 8, 2020 – Hour 1

  • Patrick reminds listeners that if there is something they hear on the show that troubles them, go back to the archives online and listen for context. Often what you hear is not exactly what was said
  • Caller: Timothy in AZ asks what it entails to be a confirmation sponsor because he was asked to be one for a young man that he isn’t close with and feels he is a backup choice
  • Caller: Kathy in WI encourages Timothy not to be hesitant to be a sponsor, but to be honored
  • Patrick shares the story of when he asked his uncle to be his confirmation sponsor, and being confused when his uncle declined, Patrick asked an acquaintance instead
  • Mary Kay Letourneau, teacher jailed for raping student, dies
  • Caller: Peter in CA shares his own experience of being asked by a priest to step in and be a confirmation sponsor for someone he didn’t know, and it has touched him to say a prayer for the person over the years
  • Caller: Patrick in FL asks for clarification on Jeremiah 31:34; 2nd Corinthians 5:10; 1st John 1:9;  Matthew 6:1; and 4 Matthew 5:15-16