The Patrick Madrid Show: March 28, 2024 – Hour 3

Patrick provides insightful and compassionate responses, offering guidance on matters of faith, forgiveness, and family. With engaging dialogue and clear explanations, this hour captures the essence of the show’s mission to provide compelling insights and encouragement for the day.


  • Helen – Is it possible that Judas didn’t want Christ to die and that’s why Jesus gave him the Eucharist? (00:42)
  • Kathleen – We struggled with infertility and adopted 3 children who are such a blessing, and then we had a natural birth years later! (05:40)
  • John – When you go to confession and haven’t committed any of the sins that you committed since your last confession, do you need to repeat the sins you committed that were already forgiven in the last confession? (08:59)
  • Marie – I live at a Protestant retirement home and they are having an ecumenical communion service tonight. Can I take communion at that type of service? (21:04)
  • James – Is today a Holy Day of Obligation? (23:33)
  • Yesenia – When you get a blessing from a relic, how do they decide who gets the single blessing and who gets the double blessing? (24:44)
  • Annette – Did the crowd want Jesus to be released because they called for Barabbas, which means ‘son of the Father’? (26:17)
  • Brian – What does it mean to keep Holy the Sabbath Day? (28:17)
  • Amy – Is it okay to do Easter egg hunts for our kids? (32:41)
  • Dave – An Episcopal friend took offence when I didn’t go to communion at his church. How should have I handled the situation? (35:26)
  • Bernadette – What ceremony was performed on Wednesday in the Latin Churches? (38:53)
  • Brian – What makes a sin mortal? (42:04)
  • Maria – I am currently living as brother and sister with my husband. Can I go to communion? Can I live married life with my husband for economic reasons?
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.