28 Now about eight days after these sayings Jesus took
with him Peter and John and James, and went up on the mountain to
29 And while he
was praying, the appearance of his face changed, and his clothes
became dazzling white.
30 Suddenly they
saw two men, Moses and Elijah, talking to him.
31 They appeared
in glory and were speaking of his departure, which he was about
to accomplish at Jerusalem.
32 Now Peter and
his companions were weighed down with sleep; but since they had
stayed awake, they saw his glory and the two men who stood with
33 Just as they
were leaving him, Peter said to Jesus, ‘Master, it is good
for us to be here; let us make three dwellings, one for you, one
for Moses, and one for Elijah’ -- not knowing what he said.
34 While he was
saying this, a cloud came and overshadowed them; and they were terrified
as they entered the cloud.
35 Then from the
cloud came a voice that said, ‘This is my Son, my Chosen;
listen to him!’
36 When the voice
had spoken, Jesus was found alone. And they kept silent and in those
days told no one any of the things they had seen.