4Petersaid to Jesus, "Lord, it is good for us to be here; if You wish, 1I will makethreeatabernacleshere, one for You, and one for Moses, and one for Elijah."
While he was stillspeaking, a brightcloudovershadowed them, and behold, 2a voice out of the cloudsaid, "3This is My belovedSon, with whom I amwell-pleased; listen to Him!"
When the disciplesheard this, they fellbface down to the ground and were terrified.
And Jesuscame to them and touched them and said, "Get up, and 4do not be afraid."8
And lifting up their eyes, they sawnooneexceptJesusHimselfalone.
95As they were comingdown from the mountain, Jesuscommanded them, saying, "6Tell the vision to nooneuntil7the Son of Man has 8risen from the dead."10
And His disciplesasked Him, "Whythen do the scribessay that 9Elijahmustcomefirst?"
And He answered and said, "Elijah is coming and will restoreallthings;12but I say to you that Elijahalreadycame, and they did not recognize him, but didcto him whatever they wished. Soalso10the Son of Man is going to sufferdat their hands."13Then the disciplesunderstood that He had spoken to them aboutJohn the Baptist.