Matthew 17:1-9 NRSA

1 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 Moses and Elijah, talking with him.
4 Then Peter said to Jesus, "Lord, it is good for us to be here; if you wish, I a will make three dwellings b here, one for you, one for Moses, and one for Elijah."

References for Matthew 17:4

    • Õ 17:4 - Other ancient authorities read [we]
    • Ö 17:4 - Or [tents]
      5 While he was still speaking, suddenly a bright cloud overshadowed them, and from the cloud a voice said, "This is my Son, the Beloved; c with him I am well pleased; listen to him!"

      References for Matthew 17:5

        • × 17:5 - Or [my beloved Son]
          6 When the disciples heard this, they fell to the ground and were overcome by fear.
          7 But Jesus came and touched them, saying, "Get up and do not be afraid."
          8 And when they looked up, they saw no one except Jesus himself alone.
          9 As they were coming down the mountain, Jesus ordered them, "Tell no one about the vision until after the Son of Man has been raised from the dead."