Matthew 17:1-9 (NRSV) The Transfiguration 17 Six days later, Jesus took with him Peter and James and his brother John and led them up a high mountain, by themselves. 2 And he was transfigured before them, and his face shone like the sun, and his clothes became dazzling white. 3 Suddenly there appeared to them […]
Luke 9:28-43 (NRSV) The Transfiguration 28 Now about eight days after these sayings Jesus took with him Peter and John and James, and went up on the mountain to pray. 29 And while he was praying, the appearance of his face changed, and his clothes became dazzling white. 30 Suddenly they saw two men, Moses and Elijah, talking to him. 31 They appeared in […]
Transfiguration of Our Lord
What we see in the transfiguration is that it’s all about the Christ we actually get in Jesus rather than the one we wanted.