The Patrick Madrid Show: May 16, 2024 – Hour 1

Patrick delves into NFL player Harrison Butker’s commencement address, sparking a rich discussion on modern societal values and women’s roles. He shares powerful excerpts from the speech, tackles audience reactions, and clarifies misconceptions about women’s education. Patrick explores the balance between personal fulfillment and traditional family roles, and stresses the importance of raising both men and women to uphold respect and dignity.


  • Patrick shares and comments on Harrison Butker’s Benedictine College commencement address (01:05)
  • Colleen (email) – Shares her perspective on women’s education and autonomy
  • David – What does it mean to “lead us not into temptation” in the Our Father? (16:03)
  • Teresa – Has the word “Oracle” always been in the bible or is was that word added in later translations? (23:01)
  • Bob – Do you know what Saint Jude’s mother’s relationship was with Mary? (29:15)
  • Lan Phuong – If someone is suffering on earth and then dies and goes to purgatory, does he have any time to rest between death and purgatory? Or does he need to go straight to purgatory without rest from pain? (35:54)
  • John – Do you think Martin Luther would be a Catholic if he were alive today? (43:05)
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.