Transfiguration of Jesus


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Transfiguration of Jesus (New Testament) the sudden emanation of radiance from the person of Jesus
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In literature:

What if Jesus had remained there, upon that Mount of Vision, and himself stood before us as only a transfigured form of glory?
"The Crown of Thorns" by E. H. Chapin
We shall be as glorious as Jesus was on the Mount of Transfiguration!
"The Life of Jesus Christ for the Young" by Richard Newton
We may infer the same relationship between Jesus and his disciples after the vision of the transfiguration.
"The Loves of Krishna in Indian Painting and Poetry" by W. G. Archer
Jesus, on the mount of transfiguration, let the inward glory out through His garments, and they became garments of light.
"The Palm Tree Blessing" by W. E. Shepard
The next ancestress named after the mother of Solomon is the mother of Jesus, Mary, in whom Bathsheba finds transfiguration.
"Solomon and Solomonic Literature" by Moncure Daniel Conway
They saw Jesus transfigured in a radiance of glory: Elijah appeared with Moses, and they talked with Jesus.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 3" by Various

In news:

When Jesus is transfigured , it is as if there is a brief glimpse of the end of all things — the world aflame with God's light.