The Transfiguration of Jesus on a Mountain with Peter, James, and John
“And it came to pass about eight days after these sayings, that he took with him Peter and John and James, and went up into the mountain to pray. And as he was praying, the fashion of his countenance was altered, and his raiment became white and dazzling. And behold, there talked with him two men, who were Moses and Elijah....” Luke 9:28-30
Illustration of Jesus standing with Moses on his right and Elijah on his left. One disciple lies prostrate at Jesus’ feet and two others are on the ground leaning away from him. Jesus’ hands are raised and he is glowing.
KeywordsJohn, mountain, james, spirit, peter, Moses, Jesus, disciples, Elijah, The Transfiguration, Ten Commandments, miracle, Life of Christ, ministry of Jesus, miracles of Christ, transfigured
Benziger Brothers, Inc. Bible Stories for Little Children (New York, NY: Benziger Brothers, Inc., 1894) 60