The Patrick Madrid Show: June 26, 2024 – Hour 2

Patrick dives into the controversy surrounding the Latin Mass in the Catholic Church. He explores the historical roots of modernism, its influence on Vatican II, and how these dynamics fuel current discord. Patrick also discusses the animus against traditional practices and provides a path forward—urging patience, joy, and faithfulness.


  • Kay – What is Patrick’s theory about why the Vatican is now opposed to the Latin Mass? (00:41)
  • Robert – There seems to be an evil that has come into our country with Illegal immigrants and numerous horrors against young girls. What do you think about what to do with the situation? (14:38)
  • Patty – My dad got excommunicated because he married a woman who was not annulled. Was it right for him to be excommunicated? (19:40)
  • Luis – Is it okay for lay people to extend their hands over someone for a blessing? (27:35)
  • Sam – The Aramaic Mass is having similar issues as the Latin Mass, as far as being pushed aside. (31:02)
  • Lynn – My 17-year-old granddaughter is not baptized. She wants to be baptized but doesn’t know what to do. How can I help her? (38:38)
  • Also, Lynn’s sister said she wanted to be cremated and get sprinkled around a tree. How can she talk to her about this?
  • Patricia – If a spouse wants to go to confession and doesn’t want to tell his spouse, can he hide his sin from his spouse? (46:49)
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.