Trusting God – February 7, 2024

Father Scott Bailey joined Patrick for a conversation about trust. Topics included: why we trust (2:34), what if we don’t see the Lord’s work? (4:44), caller: my struggle to trust (13:20), caller: ask and you shall receive (16:03), trust and anxiety (21:19), caller: we trusted God when my son was lost (27:33), caller: trust God like he’s family (31:37), caller: my sister got sick over the holidays (38:46), and caller: trust God will heal my family (41:37). 

Patrick Conley was born, raised, and baptized in Wisconsin in a Protestant tradition. After meeting his wife, Kendra, through an Evangelical ministry at the University of Minnesota, they entered the Catholic Church in 2010. They listened to Relevant Radio, specifically The Inner Life, while preparing to enter the Church. Conley now holds a degree in theology from Oxford University and has served the Church in both academic theology and grassroots pastoral ministry. Conley teaches religion classes in a Catholic elementary school, serves as his parish Director of Religious Education, and is in formation for the permanent diaconate. He also hosts Practicing Catholic on Relevant Radio, exclusive to the Minneapolis area’s airwaves, and is a traveling presenter for the Catherine of Siena Institute apostolate. He lives in rural Wisconsin with his wife and their bulldogs, Georgie and Bingley.