You’re Not Jumping Through Hoops

Special Podcast Highlight

Patrick talks to a caller named Joseph who questions whether God shuts off His grace from individuals in mortal sin, expressing a desire for a less rule-based approach to Catholicism. Patrick emphasizes that Jesus established the Sacrament of Reconciliation and that this teaching cannot be ignored. Patrick clarifies that God’s grace is freely offered despite sin, but the sacraments, like Confession and the Eucharist, facilitate inner transformation and regeneration. The conversation touches on the distinction between different types of grace and emphasizes the importance of embracing teachings from Jesus.

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.