March 4, 2011 • Matthew 17:1- 13
There is a moment in Jesus' ministry that seems magical or other-wordly. The beginning of Matthew 17 almost sounds like it could be a script for a movie with lots of special effects. Jesus’ outward appearance changes and he is joined by two of the great, but long-gone, prophets of the Old Testament. The disciples with him are shocked, but what are we supposed to make of this story now?