The Transfiguration of Jesus

Aug. 6 marks The Transfiguration of the Lord, observed in the Orthodox Church.

The Transfiguration of Jesus is an event reported by the Synoptic Gospels in which Jesus was transfigured upon a mountain. Jesus becomes radiant, speaks with Moses and Elijah, and is called “Son” by God.”

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