transfiguration

transfiguration

The, the title given to an event in Jesus’s life in which he was “transfigured” (Gk. metamorphoô), Moses and Elijah appeared to him, and a voice spoke from heaven (Mark 9:2-8; Matt 17:1-8; Luke 9:28-36). The transfiguration has been understood as an unveiling of Jesus’s humanity to reveal his true form as the Son of God (John 1:14) or as a proleptic glimpse of his glory to be revealed at the parousia (2Pet 1:16-18).

Mark 9:2-8

The Transfiguration
2Six days later, Jesus took with him Peter and James and John, and led them up a high mountain apart, by themselves. And he was transfigured ... View more

Matt 17:1-8

The Transfiguration
1Six days later, Jesus took with him Peter and James and his brother John and led them up a high mountain, by themselves.2And he was transfi ... View more

Luke 9:28-36

The Transfiguration
28Now about eight days after these sayings Jesus took with him Peter and John and James, and went up on the mountain to pray.29And while he ... View more

John 1:14

14And the Word became flesh and lived among us, and we have seen his glory, the glory as of a father's only son, full of grace and truth.

2Pet 1:16-18

Eyewitnesses of Christ's Glory
16For we did not follow cleverly devised myths when we made known to you the power and coming of our Lord Jesus Christ, but we ha ... View more

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