Featured: First Poetry Portfolio "Three Mornings and Runner" by Jane Hirshfield, "From Stations of the Cross" by Timothy Victor Richardson, and "Faith Healing" by Rafael Campo. By Love We Are Led to God by Christian Wiman We must embrace the most important engagements God offers us, even though they will happen in unlikely places and with unlikely people. Second Poetry Portfolio "It’s Good to Sit Down with a Racist Every Now and Then" by Naomi Shihab Nye, "Other Elements" by John Canaday, "First Song of the Tiruvaymoli" translated from the Tamil by Archana Venkatesan and Francis X. Clooney, S.J., and "nefesh" by Jennifer Barber. Making Peace with Imperfection by Pamela Greenberg A translator of the Psalms shares her struggle to respect the original text, while rendering a version that is relevant to contemporary spiritual seekers. Third Poetry Portfolio "Hidden Hearing" by Li-Young Lee, Two poems by Olvido García Valdés translated from the Spanish by Catherine Hammond, Two poems by Elizabeth Robinson, and "From Winter" by Marilène Phipps-Kettlewell Rhythms of Dying, of Living by Robert R. Desjarlais Yolmo rituals around death and mourning entail a soothing, sonorous “poetics of guidance” that allows people to help one another through life’s toughest transitions.