The Patrick Madrid Show: April 16, 2024 – Hour 3

Join Fr. Matthew Spencer as he journeys through fascinating topics and questions, always aiming to deepen our understanding and love for the Catholic faith.


  • Victoria – Is Veronica and Mary of Magdalene the same person? (03:13)
  • Maria – Why isn’t the Chalice offered at Mass anymore? I miss it. (09:21)
  • Susan – How do relics get scattered about the Church? Why can’t we spread ashes? (16:08)
  • David – How can we show best reverence for the Eucharist and what are the different styles of receiving? (22:12)
  • Denise – Is there value in asking for the Cross to be taken away when suffering? (30:11)
  • Delores – Why did Jesus tell Mary not to hold on to him, but he told Thomas to put his finger in his side? (36:05)
  • Mike – My daughter is going to college in the fall. How can I help guide her in her faith without being overbearing?
  • Janet – My daughter wanted some remains of her dad in her house so she can have him there. Is that okay? (45:01)
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.