The Patrick Madrid Show: May 06, 2024 – Hour 3

Patrick hears from Joe, who discusses the challenges of pursuing holiness and the concept of acedia, or spiritual burnout, and how gratitude can be a transformative tool in both recovery and spiritual life. Following that, John from San Diego brings up an interesting point on the confusion around religious denominations in North America, highlighting the historical and cultural distinctions between Protestantism and Catholicism.


  • Joe – Gratitude seems like a prayer to God. (01:15)
  • John – When did Catholic and Christian become separate ideas in America? (05:00)
  • Tim – Petrine Privilege: Is one of the requirements you need to be already engage. How can you become engaged if you are going through a divorce? (14:05)
  • Joanne – What is Liquid Church? (17:29)
  • Catherine – My sister is wanting to cremate and scatter her body in the ocean. Do I HAVE to tell her it is wrong? (22:10)
  • Megan – What is the importance of the transfiguration? (40:08)
  • Randy – Can we do work that we enjoy on Sundays? (46:47)
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.