“I Found the Truth of Who I Am” A Former Transgender’s Witness (The Patrick Madrid Show)

No matter how far you may have strayed, Christ’s arms are always open. Will you come back to Him in Confession?

CAUTION: Some material in this podcast episode may not be suitable for young or sensitive ears.

In a deeply moving episode of The Patrick Madrid Show, Patrick talks to Beau from Lexington, Kentucky, about his remarkable journey from a troubled past to a life redeemed through Christ.

🚨 Beau’s Early Struggles

Beau opens up about his traumatic childhood, marked by severe sexual abuse starting at the age of six. This abuse left him confused and lost, leading to profound feelings of guilt and shame. Without the support he desperately needed, Beau found himself isolated and struggling to make sense of his place in the world.

🌪️ A Tumultuous Path

In 2009, Beau became Catholic and began seeking solace in his faith. However, he found himself ensnared by diabolical obsession and substance abuse, which only compounded his struggles. When he reached out to his family for help, he was met with rejection, pushing him further into the margins of society. Beau found temporary refuge with a group that included trans individuals, but this led him into a dark world of drug addiction, trying to be a woman, and exploitation.

🙏 A Cry to Jesus

Amidst this turmoil, Beau experienced a profound conversion. In his darkest moments, he turned to Jesus, expressing his shame and confusion. To his astonishment, Jesus responded with an overwhelming message of love and assurance, promising Beau that He would always be with him. This encounter became the catalyst for Beau’s journey out of addiction, away from his false identity as a woman, and back into the arms of his faith.

🌄 A New Beginning

Beau’s transformation didn’t happen overnight, but with determination and faith, he began to rebuild his life. He now attends daily Mass and has re-embraced his identity as a beloved child of God. By looking to figures like Jesus, Joseph, and David, Beau found the strength to live authentically according to God’s design. He describes his current life as much improved, filled with happiness and a renewed sense of purpose.

🛡️ Fortitude and Faith

Beau’s story is a testament to the power of resilience and the grace of God. Despite nearly losing his life several times since 2019, he remains steadfast in his faith, guided by the fortitude that his deacon admires. Beau’s journey is a powerful reminder that no matter what sin a person commits, God’s love and redemption are always within reach.

Beau’s journey reminds us that even in the darkest times, Christ’s love can guide us back to the light. 🌟

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Jake Moore serves as a Digital Audio Content Producer for Relevant Radio®. He is a graduate of Franciscan University of Steubenville, and is passionate about classic movies, Christian music, young adult ministry, and leading this generation to Christ through compelling media. You can listen to more of his podcasts at relevantradio.com and on the Relevant Radio® app.