Bible: Mark 9:1-9

9:1 And he said to them, “I tell you the truth, 1  there are some standing here who will not 2  experience 3  death before they see the kingdom of God come with power.” 4 

The Transfiguration

9:2 Six days later 5  Jesus took with him Peter, James, and John and led them alone up a high mountain privately. And he was transfigured before them, 6  9:3 and his clothes became radiantly white, more so than any launderer in the world could bleach them. 9:4 Then Elijah appeared before them along with Moses, 7  and they were talking with Jesus. 9:5 So 8  Peter said to Jesus, 9 Rabbi, it is good for us to be here. Let us make three shelters 10 one for you, one for Moses, and one for Elijah.” 9:6 (For they were afraid, and he did not know what to say.) 11  9:7 Then 12  a cloud 13  overshadowed them, 14  and a voice came from the cloud, “This is my one dear Son. 15  Listen to him! 16  9:8 Suddenly when they looked around, they saw no one with them any more except Jesus.

9:9 As they were coming down from the mountain, he gave them orders not to tell anyone what they had seen until after the Son of Man had risen from the dead.

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