The Patrick Madrid Show: June 26, 2024 – Hour 1

Patrick explores the origins and contentious history of the Society of Saint Pius X (SSPX) and the circumstances that led to its schism from the Catholic Church. Patrick offers a deep dive into a listener’s concerns about the traditional Latin Mass and the SSPX community’s critical views on the Novus Ordo Mass and the papacy.


  • Email – What can we do if the Latin Mass is taken away from us? (00:49)
  • Lee – I went to a Latin Mass for the first time and noticed that confession was also happening at the same time. Is that normal? (24:22)
  • Gina – The Mass is all the same everywhere in the world. Why is the Latin Mass becoming so controversial? (29:33)
  • Ronald – If someone is excommunicated, what can they do and what can they not do? (42:12)
  • Katlyn – Is there a book I can get to learn about all of the basic stories in the bible? I want to know what my son is learning as he goes to Catholic School. Patrick recommends “Inside the Bible” by Ken Baker (46:30)
  • Patrick recommends “The Great Adventure Catholic Bible!” by Jeff Cavins.
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.