The Patrick Madrid Show: April 15, 2024 – Hour 3

Patrick offers compassionate advice to Christine who opens up about her daughter’s struggle with alcohol. He recommends resources such as the book “Dying for a Drink” and introducing the support group Catholic in Recovery. The conversation continues with Rosie whose family is reeling under the impact of her husband’s severe alcoholism. Patrick empathizes with her challenging situation and emphasizes the urgency for her husband to seek help.


  • George – On Facebook, I am seeing some people claiming to be pro-choice Catholics. What does that mean? (00:52)
  • Audio: Bill Maher acknowledges that abortion is murder, but he’s okay with that
  • Katie – How do I handle a situation where a non-practicing Catholic is upset that she is being asked to read at a Catholic Wedding? (09:27)
  • Tony – What do you think of Gen 4:6-7 about controlling your anger?
  • Email – Will our glorified bodies lose their tattoos in Heaven? (20:25)
  • Christine – My son-in-law shared with me that our daughter is an alcoholic. She has been away from the faith for a long time. (22:19)
  • Patrick recommends the book “Dying for a Drink” by Anderson Spickard Jr. and Barbara R. Thompson
  • Rosie – What should I do with my husband who has a drinking problem? (28:56)
  • Josh Raymond – Travel to the National Eucharistic Congress with Relevant Radio (36:02)
  • Kevin – When should we ‘turn the other cheek’ and when should we NOT ‘turn the other cheek’?
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.