The Patrick Madrid Show: March 14, 2024 – Hour 1

Patrick navigates the trials of faith within family dynamics, tackling a complex situation with one family’s courage to uphold their Catholic beliefs amidst Calvinist in-laws. Patrick provides solace and strategic advice on protecting the spiritual development of children against differing religious views. He also delves into the essence of Jesus Christ’s nature, demystifying theological conceptions with clarity.


  • Gabriel – My in-laws, who are very anti-Catholic, are coming to visit and I need some advice (00:47)
  • Patty – Is it okay to have a wedding or funeral during Holy Week?
  • Kip – Question about the Inquisition book, specifically Chapter 1 question 5: What does it mean that God is pure God and pure man? (17:49)
  • No funerals on Holy Thursday
  • Michael – I heard a priest say that John Lennon had an agreement with the devil. Do you know anything about this?
  • Patrick answers an email asking about the “Separation of Church and State”
  • Patrick comments on Artificial Intelligence and how it’s only going to get harder to detect (34:15)
  • Frank – Question about “He rose again from the dead”.  Why again? I thought it only happened once? (38:05)
  • Mary – What can I do when the people clap, say “happy birthday”, and pray for dogs during mass?
  • Did Mary know all that would happen to 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.