Homily for Advent 3A

Bible Readings: Isaiah 35:1-10 and Matthew 11:2-11

John the Baptist was imprisoned in Herod’s desert palace, but God said, “The wilderness and the dry land shall be glad, the desert shall rejoice and blossom.”

Author: Jason

Rev. Jason Wells is the executive director of the New Hampshire Council of Churches. Prior to this position he served Episcopal congregations in New Hampshire for 13 years after his ordination in 2004. Jason is also a board member of the ACLU-NH. He is a former president of the Greater Concord Interfaith Council and has served on the Episcopal Church's committee on ecumenical and interfaith relationships. Jason received a Master of Divinity degree from Princeton Theological Seminary and also holds bachelors degrees in computer science and mathematics from Southern Methodist University.