The Patrick Madrid Show: June 20, 2024 – Hour 3

Patrick gives a heartfelt tribute to the late Al Cresta, a pioneering voice in Catholic radio who recently passed away from cancer. Patrick reflects on Al’s significant contributions, personal anecdotes, and the impact he had on bringing people closer to their faith. He also has a heartfelt chat with a trucker who shares how Catholic radio brought him back to his faith.


  • Mark – Why is Pope Francis cancelling the Latin Mass? (01:14)
  • Dave – Could you offer a comment on the passing of Al Kresta? (06:09)
  • Natalia – How do you warn a family member who is going to see a medium? (11:24)
  • Stephanie – Do you wear a Brown Scapular? (18:17)
  • Jim – I don’t think that it’s a good thing that Jesus and Mary are portrayed as different races (30:08)
  • Eileen – At funeral masses, some priests aren’t allowing eulogies. Where did this come from and why is it happening? (35:09)
  • Jean – What is the difference between punishment and discipline? (42:17)
  • Theresa – My friend has been lying to me for a year about why she doesn’t want our daughters to be friends. How do I handle this in a Christ like way? (47:02)
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.