The Patrick Madrid Show: April 17, 2024 – Hour 3

Patrick examines the nuances of faith, takes a close look at the key differences between Catholic and Protestant Bibles, and the significance of traditions in scripture. He also teaches the true meaning of Good Friday and dissects misunderstandings surrounding the doctrines of salvation by faith. Plus, Patrick addresses a parent’s concern about protecting their child’s innocence when faced with societal challenges. If you’re seeking to preserve traditional values and tackle tough religious questions with grace, join Patrick for conversations that enlighten and empower. Stay faithful, stay informed, and let’s navigate this journey together.


  • Patrick continues his conversation with Molly from the end of the previous hour. Her husband has fallen away from his faith and she feels lost on how to help him.
  • Alexander (11-years-old) – What happened to Mary’s body in heaven? (13:55)
  • Bob – In the New Testament, Jesus says ‘it is written’, but that line doesn’t seem to appear in the Protestant bible.
  • Vonnie – Why does the Church call it ‘Good Friday’? (23:49)
  • In Joshua 17, it is written that Akin got stoned to death even though it said he’d be destroyed by fire. Why is that?
  • Jean – Can I volunteer at a Christian based organization that makes you sign a ‘we are saved by Faith Alone’ statement? (27:24)
  • Anna – My kindergartener has a class mate with two lesbian aunts and a tee ball team with a lesbian coach. How do we talk with him about this? (32:27)
  • Natali – I am an Ex-Mormon and am having some trouble understanding the agony in the Garden from the Catholic perspective. (39:22)
  • Richard – Question about Constantine.
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.