Luisa Cabello Hansel was born in Chile, lived in Mexico for 15 years, and in the U.S. since 1988. She is a graduate of Lutheran Theological Seminary in Philadelphia, and serves with her husband Patrick at St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran in Minneapolis. She is an accomplished mosaic artist, and the artistic director of St. Paul’s Semilla Center for Healing and the Arts.

Patrick Cabello Hansel is a graduate of St. Olaf College and Christ Seminary-Seminex. He serves with his wife Luisa at St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran in Minneapolis. His is also a poet and novelist. His collection of poems “The Devouring Land,” the first third of which is about immigration, is available at Main Street Rag Publishing.

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