Ask a Priest: What's a sacrarium? And, why do we confess with a priest?

December, 18, 2017

Father John Ludwig answers common questions about the Catholic Church and the faith through his column "Ask a Priest." Send questions to or The Catholic Mirror, 601 Grand Ave., Des Moines, IA 50309.

Let's Get Psyched! A Great Four-Letter Word

by Randy Kiel | December, 18, 2017

Help during the holidays. Randy Kiel, of Kardia Counseling in Clive, addresses how we can help and who we should consider helping during the holidays.

Let's Get Psyched! Why spiritual integration is vital to mental health

by Randy Kiel | December, 18, 2017

Let's Get Psyched is a monthly column by Randy Kiel, a licensed therapist and a member of St. Francis of Assisi Parish in West Des Moines. He is in formation for the permanent diaconate.