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what is the spiritual meaning of the transfiguration of our Lord Jesus (Luke 9:28-36), and why did He choose only Peter, John and James?

Responding to my pastor friend, John. The peace of the Lord, pastor, what is the spiritual meaning of Luke 9:28-36? The transfiguration of our LORD JESUS and why did He choose only Peter, John and James? John, the Peace of the Lord with you. You have two questions. Regarding the first one, that is, regarding the spiritual meaning of the transfiguration of Jesus (Luke 9:28-36), in principle, I have to tell you that the term ‘transfiguration’ is misused. If you read again you will see that the writer of Matthew refers to the fact that “the fashion of his countenance was altered, and his raiment was white and glistering” (Vs. 29) That is, He did not adopt another figure, which is the meaning of the term “transfiguration,” but the appearance became resplendent, which is the characteristic of spiritual bodies (1 Corinthians 15:40). Spiritual bodies have light, and light in the Bible is defined as glory (Daniel 10:6; Acts 10:30; Revelation 21:11). The term ‘transfiguration’ was introduced by Catholic theology to give a unique and exclusive value to this event; …

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