Transfiguration Daniel 7:9-10,13-14; 2Peter 1:16-19; Luke 9:28b-36

August 6, 2013  Transfiguration  Daniel 7:9-10,13-14; 2Peter 1:16-19; Luke 9:28b-36

Coming attractions are designed to draw us into what is coming.  Usually … the most exciting parts are shown.

Today’s Gospel is a preview … a glimpse of what is to come. 

The story we read today is mystical … mysterious.  It’s about an encounter … it’s a preview of transformation.  The presence of Moses and Elijah clearly affirms that Jesus is the fulfillment of the Law … and of all that the prophets foretold. more