The Patrick Madrid Show: September 28, 2023 – Hour 3

Patrick discusses questions about family members in purgatory, address the Churches powerful role in helping to end abortion, speaks about the spiritual exorcises of Saint Ignatius of Loyola and discusses the morality of vasectomies.

  • Patrick – My brother and I were estranged and he’s trying to reach out to me. I’m 72. Is this my opportunity to tell him to get right with God as these are my brothers last days?
  • Megan – Purgatory: Can we ask for our grandparent’s intercession if we don’t know if they’re in purgatory or not?
  • Chris – The Church’s excommunication of people who participate in an abortion.
  • Patrick reads some emails about the Spa that is letting men enter the women’s section under the name of the transgender movement.
  • Lynn – Two Q’s: Mary and Joseph traveled to Bethlehem with a maid; is that true? Second Q: Discernment of Spirits – there’s a program by me about it. What is discernment of spirits?
  • James – How do I approach my friend that needs to go to confession for having a vasectomy and if he is not able to reverse it, what is the point of encouraging him to go to confession?
  • Chris – The Church’s excommunication of people who participate in an abortion.
  • Natalia – My husband and I did the vasectomy reversal last year, it is not a requirement, but it has been such a blessing in our marriage.
  • Elvia – Does God tests us? My daughter is not doing well; she is 3-year-old? Is that a tests from God?
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.