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Patrick Madrid is the host of The Patrick Madrid Show. Join Patrick for compelling insights, unpredictable conversations and encouragement for your day. Real life solutions you can believe in! Join the conversation by calling 888-914-9149.

About Patrick

Patrick Madrid has been a national speaker and writer for nearly 30 years and is the author of 21 books, including Why Be Catholic? and Does the Bible Really Say That?, which have sold over a million copies worldwide, including foreign-language editions. Patrick grew up in Southern California as a life-long Catholic, and earned a bachelor’s degree in Business from the University of Phoenix, as well as B.Phil. degree in philosophy and an M.A. degree in theology from the Pontifical College Josephinum in Columbus, Ohio. Patrick serves as an adjunct professor of theology at Holy Apostles College and Seminary and has also taught theology at Franciscan University of Steubenville and is a research fellow at the Saint Paul Center for Biblical Studies.

Patrick and his wife Nancy have been married for 34 years and have been blessed with 11 children and 16 grandchildren.

Latest Podcasts

  • The Patrick Madrid Show, August 25, 2016 – Hour 3 On today’s show:

    Agnostic caller says although he may disagree with Catholicism, Patrick makes a lot of sense on his show.
    Here are the alarming 98 facts and secrets Facebook knows about you.
    Caller says it is better to bet on God than against Him; nothing to lose.
    Caller debates with Patrick on the point of Pascal’s Wager.

  • The Patrick Madrid Show, August 25, 2016 – Hour 2 On today’s show:

    Patrick gives his personal opinion on the presidential candidates.
    Atheists release ‘report card’ for Trump and Clinton.
    Countdown to the presidential election.
    Caller says she wants to hear more about religion from Patrick, not politics.

  • The Patrick Madrid Show, August 25, 2016 – Hour 1 On today’s show:

    Why do bad things happen to good people?
    Love must be freely given and freely accepted.
    Pew Research Center: Half of Americans who have left their church no longer believe in God.
    Interview with Martin O’Malley: Struggles to explain how he is catholic and yet supports abortion.

  • The Patrick Madrid Show, August 24, 2016 – Hour 3 On today’s show:

    Caller says gossip divides us and the devil uses it to destroy the Church.
    Caller says he has to defend the Catechism even to his priest.
    Caller who is wheat intolerant asked God to grant her the ability to receive communion without getting sick – and He did.
    Caller describes a miracle in Brazil where ...

  • The Patrick Madrid Show, August 24, 2015 – Hour 2 On today’s show:

    Turkey bans Orthodox Christian liturgy in historic monastery.
    California’s new child vaccination rule takes effect Friday.
    Gossip: How to handle being gossiped about, and stop doing it ourselves.
    Caller asks if acupuncture is allowed in the Catholic Church.
    Celiac disease, alcohol intolerance, and the Church’s pastoral response.

  • The Patrick Madrid Show, August 24, 2016 – Hour 1 On today’s show:

    Earthquake in central Italy leaves at least 38 dead.
    Patrick tells story of when he almost died from pneumonia at 6 months old.
    The story of a father who rescues his son from a collapsed building.
    Germans asked to stockpile resources in case of attack or catastrophe.

  • The Patrick Madrid Show, August 23, 2016 – Hour 3 On today’s show:

    Moral charities and who they support, based on a listener’s email.
    Caller says that Islam is peaceful; the Hadith teaches violence only in defense. Patrick refutes.
    Best man’s bachelor party turns out to be ‘nastiest’ scam.
    Do children pay for the sins of their parents?
    IHR general manager Dick Jenkins talks about the newly released Ben ...

  • The Patrick Madrid Show, August 23, 2016 – Hour 2 On today’s show:

    Relic of the true cross stolen from St. Dominic’s Catholic Church in San Francisco.
    Patrick tells a story demonstrating the curative power of relics.
    Report: Boko Haram has kidnapped 10,000 boys and turned them into child soldiers.
    ISIS to Pope: Actually, Islam is a religion of violence.

  • The Patrick Madrid Show, August 23, 2016 – Hour 1 On today’s show:

    People of no religion (“nones”) outnumber Christians in England and Wales.
    What can we do about family members who have fallen away from the Catholic faith?
    We know to speak the truth in love, but what does love look like?
    Ask questions and know what you’re talking about.

  • The Patrick Madrid Show, August 22, 2016 – Hour 3 On today’s show:

    Caller asks if we fall asleep when we die.
    The story of an amazing priest in Mexico: Blessed Miguel Pro.
    Will we face a martyrdom in America?
    Patrick reads listener emails.

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