Is Getting Drunk A Mortal Sin?

Vicki in CA admits she is an alcoholic and is distressed because soon after she prayed the rosary and watched Mass online she got drunk. 

She asks Patrick if she is in mortal sin and if she can still receive a plenary indulgence. Patrick provides consolation and hope.

Patrick Madrid is an acclaimed public speaker and has authored or edited 26 books, which have sold over a million copies worldwide, including foreign-language editions. He hosts The Patrick Madrid Show daily on Relevant Radio.