The Patrick Coffin Show | Interviews with influencers | Commentary about culture | Tools for transformation
About This Show
The Patrick Coffin Show podcast features weekly interviews with A-list influencers and outliers in the effort to recover the Judeo-Christian roots of the culture. Patrick is the Canadian-born former host of Catholic Answers Live, and he has raving fans around the world. He injects these fascinating interviews with his own distinctive blend of depth and levity. If you’re tired of politically correct mediaspeak, you want to see God back in the public square, and you’re not allergic to having a laugh, this is the place to be.
Most Recent Episode
63: Resolving gender confusion—Hudson Byblow
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Hudson lived through a long, dark season of shame and sexual confusion. Early exposure to pornography and often feeling inferior to his older brother, led Byblow along a path toward homosexuality, gender confusion, an ingrained porn habit, and self-loathing. Years of drifting brought him to a moment of truth, a fundamental choice: to choose love and its demands, or give in to the lawlessness of lust? In response, God poured out His grace and Byblow was restored to the peace and lasting joy that chastity brings. In this courageously transparent interview, he recalls the sorrow and shame that kept him in invisible chains, but pointing also to the insistent way Christ began to move in his heart and mind. Today, Hudson Byblow is a sought-after speaker and consultant. His approach to same-sex attraction is fully in line with the teachings of the Church but it emphasizes the dimension of personal testimony and the importance of the lost art of listening. In this episode, you will learn Why the language we use when speaking with hurting or angry people with sexual wounds can make the difference between breakthrough and breakdown How loneliness and self-rejection can fuel porn addiction The psychological roots of cross-dressing and gender confusion How a robust Catholic life provides the security and support for those with backgrounds like this The power of telling your story, of being willing to summarize how God has worked in your life Recommended reading: Theology of the Body in One Hour by Jason Evert If You Really Loved Me: 100 Questions on Dating, Relationships, and Sexual Purity, by Jason Evert Courage International including En-Courage for loved ones of folks with same-sex attractions and the free documentary, Desire of the Everlasting Hills Why I Don'
Episodes of This Show
7 days ago
Rated 5 out of
Very timely and needed show! Great content.
Thank you Patrick, this podcast is so needed. Congratulations and thank you for your work!
Date published: 2017-02-01
Rated 5 out of
First Class Podcast
Patrick is hilarious; and, what's more, is incredibly smart and sharp in writing, speaking, and thinking. The dialogues of this podcast are pressingly relevant and thoroughly entertaining. Thank you Patrick - keep up the good work and Godspeed!
Date published: 2017-02-22
Rated 5 out of
Patrick brings his witty style and sane critical thinking into this show. He has a talent for giving his guests a chance to be at their best. Highly recommended!
Date published: 2017-02-04