Patrick Cabello Hansel is a pastor and poet from Minneapolis. He and his wife, Luisa Cabello Hansel, have served dual-language churches for over 25 years in inner-city multicultural communities in the South Bronx, Philadelphia, and now in Minneapolis. They are currently co-pastors of St. Paul's Lutheran Church in the Phillips neighborhood. In these settings they have developed artistic programs for youth and adults—including theater projects, photography exhibitions, and workshops in poetry, puppetry, and drama—as a way to express hope and transform communities. Rev. Cabello Hansel is a graduate of St. Olaf College in Northfield, MN and Christ Seminary-Seminex in Chicago.