Matthew 17:1

The Transfiguration

1 1Six days later Jesus took with Him 2Peter and James and John his brother, and led them up on a high mountain by themselves.

Matthew 17:1 In-Context

1 Six days later Jesus took with Him Peter and James and John his brother, and led them up on a high mountain by themselves.
2 And He was transfigured before them; and His face shone like the sun, and His garments became as white as light.
3 And behold, Moses and Elijah appeared to them, talking with Him.
4 Peter said to Jesus, "Lord , it is good for us to be here; if You wish, I will make three tabernacles here, one for You, and one for Moses, and one for Elijah."
5 While he was still speaking, a bright cloud overshadowed them, and behold, a voice out of the cloud said, "This is My beloved Son, with whom I am well-pleased; listen to Him!"

Cross References 2

  • 1. Matthew 17:1-8: {Mark 9:2-8; Luke 9:28-36}
  • 2. Matthew 26:37; Mark 5:37; Mark 13:3

Footnotes 1

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