Patrick Madrid is a popular public speaker and is credited with 27 books, which have sold over a million copies worldwide. He grew up in Southern California as a life-long Catholic and has made his mark as the publisher of Envoy Magazine and the former VP of Catholic Answers. He is a warrior for the Catholic faith and has taken part in many formal, public debates with Protestant ministers, Mormon leaders, and other non-Catholic spokesmen and given countless talks at parishes, universities, and conferences across the U.S. and the world.
He serves as an adjunct professor of apologetics at Holy Apostles College and Seminary and has also taught theology at Franciscan University of Steubenville. Patrick and his wife Nancy have been married for nearly 37 years and have been blessed by the Lord with 11 children and 23 grandchildren (so far).
He hosts the popular daily Patrick Madrid Show on Immaculate Heart Radio (M-F, 6-9 am Pacific) and, before launching that show, hosted the Right Here, Right Now show, broadcast on approximately 300 AM & FM stations across the U.S., as well as on Sirius Satellite Radio, and globally via shortwave. He is also a frequent guest and occasional guest-host on Catholic Answers Live.