• Gospel of Matthew - Transfiguration: The Cloud

    7 days ago - By Happy Catholic

    Matthew 17:1-8
    This is one of the biggies in the gospels and so much has been said about it. I always found that cloud mysterious until I was reminded that the shechinah, the glory of God shows up prominently in Exodus. In a pillar leading the people, covering the mountaintop when Moses visits, etc.
    And here is the cloud of God's presence again. Of course.
    Transfiguration , Alexander Andreyevich Ivanov Peter, James, and John did not see any ordinary cloud atop the mountain of transfiguration. They saw the cloud of God's Presence. In the Old Testament God's presence was made manifest to...
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