The Patrick Madrid Show: April 19, 2024 – Hour 3

Patrick helps a caller navigate the choice between a Catholic versus secular psychologist. He touches on the significance of aligning one’s values with their therapist, highlighting as a resource. The conversation takes a deeper turn as he tackles misunderstandings of the prodigal son parable, emphasizing its universal lessons for all, not just wayward children. Patrick wraps up the hour sharing some useful tips on finding religious artifacts like holy cards on Etsy. Join him where faith meets life, and explore how to harmonize spiritual beliefs with everyday decisions.


  • Candace – Are there certain things that you should pray about when praying the Rosary? Is there a certain set of mysteries I should be praying? (00:42)
  • Ann – For those who struggle with alcohol abuse, this little book got me through addiction and into reading the Bible more. (07:35)
  • Deedee – Do you know where I can find a St. Margaret of Scotland prayer card?
  • Sam – Are there any immoral implications for using IVF with animals? (15:50)
  • Christie – What is Patrick’s take on seeing a Catholic psychologist? (21:05)
  • Patrick explains what the story of the Protestant Son is really about
  • Bernadette – ETSY has some great Saint cards (in response to Deedee’s call earlier this hour)
  • Noel – Is the Prodigal Son the story about God’s love in connection with repentance
  • Carina – Can you recommend a book that would help someone consider Catholicism? (39:33)
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.