Luke 9:28-31

The Transfiguration

28 About eight days after Jesus said this, he took Peter, John and James with him and went up onto a mountain to pray.
29 As he was praying, the appearance of his face changed, and his clothes became as bright as a flash of lightning.
30 Two men, Moses and Elijah, appeared in glorious splendor, talking with Jesus.
31 They spoke about his departure,[a] which he was about to bring to fulfillment at Jerusalem.

Luke 9:28 in Other Translations

KJV
28 And it came to pass about an eight days after these sayings, he took Peter and John and James, and went up into a mountain to pray.
ESV
28 Now about eight days after these sayings he took with him Peter and John and James and went up on the mountain to pray.
NLT
28 About eight days later Jesus took Peter, John, and James up on a mountain to pray.
MSG
28 About eight days after saying this, he climbed the mountain to pray, taking Peter, John, and James along.
CSB
28 About eight days after these words, He took along Peter, John, and James, and went up on the mountain to pray.

Luke 9:28-31 In-Context

26 Whoever is ashamed of me and my words, the Son of Man will be ashamed of them when he comes in his glory and in the glory of the Father and of the holy angels.
27 “Truly I tell you, some who are standing here will not taste death before they see the kingdom of God.”
28 About eight days after Jesus said this, he took Peter, John and James with him and went up onto a mountain to pray.
29 As he was praying, the appearance of his face changed, and his clothes became as bright as a flash of lightning.
30 Two men, Moses and Elijah, appeared in glorious splendor, talking with Jesus.
31 They spoke about his departure, which he was about to bring to fulfillment at Jerusalem.
32 Peter and his companions were very sleepy, but when they became fully awake, they saw his glory and the two men standing with him.
33 As the men were leaving Jesus, Peter said to him, “Master, it is good for us to be here. Let us put up three shelters—one for you, one for Moses and one for Elijah.” (He did not know what he was saying.)

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