The Patrick Madrid Show: April 01, 2024 – Hour 3

Are you curious about the deep spiritual impact of tattoos? Join Patrick in this conversation as we explore the diverse perspectives and personal stories behind this ancient form of self-expression. From the spiritual journey of a Marine Corps veteran to the emotional healing experienced by a breast cancer survivor, these stories shed light on the meaningful intentions behind tattoos.


  • Julie – John 20 mentions strips of linen and the clothe. Does that line up with what we see with the shroud being one seamless strip of cloth? (01:47)
  • Patrick responds to an email from a lawyer who objects to many of the viewpoints from Patrick and other listeners about tattoos
  • Jolene – I come from the biker culture and got my first tattoo at 40. (23:18)
  • Peter – As a convert, I am covered in tattoos. I thought about getting rid of them but I decide that they could be used for God’s glory even though they were bad to get.
  • Philip – I got a tattoo right after I discerned joining a Christian monastery.
  • Kim – I got my first tattoo when I was 50 to remind me that I can make an important change in my life (44:06)
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.