The Patrick Madrid Show: May 13, 2024 – Hour 3

Patrick welcomes Brian, a former Protestant who has recently embraced the Catholic faith. Brian shares his journey and the complexities of leading his family through his spiritual transformation. Brian’s commitment to his faith and family shines through as he plans to renew his vows and even reverse a past medical decision, showing his dedication to living fully in accordance with his new beliefs. His story is a powerful testament to personal transformation and spiritual leadership.


  • Francis (12-years-old) – Our pastor was chosen to move out of the state, is there any chance that he will every come back? (01:15)
  • Linda – I stopped practicing when I met my husband and we got divorced when he started to abuse me. We weren’t married in the church, so is this marriage still recognized by the church? (05:06)
  • Sophia – Why can’t priests talk politics at Mass? (15:45)
  • Email – Is every marriage outside of the Church invalid?
  • Victor – I go to a Catholic Church and they have hospitality ministers that walk people in at all times of the Mass. It’s disruptive and disrespectful.
  • Melody – Does D&D lean towards sin? (29:02)
  • Email – What did Christ say about divorce?
  • Brian – I converted two years ago, but my family didn’t. Does the Church recognize our marriage as valid? (38:24)
  • Bob – Who assigns the deacon s and are they allowed to perform the Mass? (45:51)
  • Michael – If you are in mortal sin, does that mean your prayers aren’t as effective? (47:54)
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.