The Transfiguration: “This is my beloved Son. Listen to him.”
Illustration Pau Morales
Saturday of the Sixth Week in Ordinary Time
Gospel text Mk 9:2-13
Jesus took Peter, James, and John and led them up a high mountain apart by themselves. And he was transfigured before them (...). Then Elijah appeared to them along with Moses, and they were conversing with Jesus.
Today we witness a very solemn moment in the life of Jesus. the Transfiguration. Impressive! Elijah and Moses, the two great leaders of Israel in the Old Testament are here too. It is like a summary of the history of Salvation. It is like being in Heaven!
-What is it that they talk about? What else could it be, they talk about the sacrifice of Christ on the Cross. You know why?