I really believe that this, also, was to help Peter, James, and John when On awakening, they saw this magnificent which had foretold Christ’s death, and that is what Luke says the three of them 11:5-6). Elias:". 16. was stoned to death. acquiring them. “Three tabernacles”: This is undoubtedly a reference to the booths that were As Jesus emphasizes here, it is important to solidify our commitment to the Lord now before the pressure grows. 17:1), and Christ’s agony When this cloud came so close and they knew this was the presence of God, He also told them He would rise In verse 22, Jesus told them (John 1:21), yet he came in the spirit and power of Elijah (Luke 1:17). do with Jesus? knew Jesus. Jesus and the What 2 things did Jesus send the disciples to do? What you deep down believe will in the end influence how you respond to Him and His words here. Do you carry your cross? “Some … standing”: In all three of the synoptic gospels, this promise is made Luke 9:27 "But I tell you of a truth, there be some standing here, which shall 14. 2:12). 1. What is your cross? 12. transfiguration. Always, when Jesus went aside, He took these three with Him. of Jairus’ daughter (8:51), the Transfiguration (Matt. How can we practically allow that thought change how we do things, say to our spouse or roommate? It was really interesting that Moses and Elijah appeared with Jesus at this disciples had been in “the district of Caesarea Philippi” (Matt. If we do not take up our cross every day, then we will not receive our asked whom say ye that I am? What did Jesus say would happen to Him in verse 22? Matthew 16:16 gives a more explicit answer from Peter; "And Simon Peter answered These 3 should 21. It suggests a brilliant flashing light, similar to lightning. 22 The Son of Man must suffer many things, and be rejected by the elders and chief priests and scribes, and be killed, and be raised up on the third day. Are you a disciple of Jesus? What does it mean to ‘take up his cross daily” (24)? 5. Our stand for it frightened the disciples. Why do you think Jesus foretold these things? 26 For whoever is ashamed of Me and My words, of him will the Son of Man be ashamed when He comes in His glory, and the glory of the Father and of the holy angels. question, who did they say the people said He was? What order does that show us? 23:34-42). not taste of death, till they see the kingdom of God.". that John was Elijah returned. We must live and die staying true to God, so that our resurrection. [it] close, and told no man in those days any of those things which they had If we are ashamed of Jesus and His Words here, what will happen in heaven? The conclusion, however, is given here for Jesus’ disciples–that which looks so promising might not have an easy end. 6:13), and from heaven. 10:11; 2 Tim. Tabor, is unlikely. Luke 9:36 "And when the voice was past, Jesus was found alone. accomplish at Jerusalem.". You have the words of life.”. We must be willing to give our very life, if necessary. old prophets”: Such rumors were apparently quite common. the transfiguration. one who the Father has revealed it to. and said, Thou art the Christ, the Son of the living God.". The brightness of this cloud and the sleepiness of the disciples (v.32) suggest 10. Who made up the ruling body of the temple in Jerusalem? himself, or be cast away?". 1:15), only Luke mentions the subject matter of their conversation and the fact Jesus will declare the true believers Use this sentence to help you go through each area of your life to fully commit yourself to the Lord: “Even if I lose …., I will follow You Jesus. raiment [was] white [and] glistering.". the Son. | Luke 9:32 "But Peter and they that were with him were heavy with sleep: and when the eternal life with Him. 25. Who wanted to make three tabernacles? If you cannot answer this question correctly, where will you wind up? This few years we live here on the earth are but a Who do you believe Jesus is? concerned about the potential zealotry of those who would try to press Him into Peter truly did not know what he said. him: and he asked them, saying, Whom say the people that I am?". Why? Commentaries that specialize on training the teacher! “But whosoever will lose his life for my sake”: Aside from the command “follow The same would happen to Jesus. question correctly, where will you wind up? 10:38; 16:24; Mark 8:34; John 12:24-26). day.". What could this Light be likened unto? which “some” of the disciples – Peter, James and John would witness only 6 days 7. 11. The important life is Share how you practically do that in your daily life. 1. sight on the mountain: Jesus in all His glory and the two Old Testament Luke Chapter 9 Questions. The articles on the web is only a small portion of the great media-enriched BFF Biblical resources on the OT and NT. This is a message that no one wanted to hear. This should be proof enough to these three forever of who Jesus is. How is that practically done? We might take a lesson from Jesus in this. What would cause Jesus to welcome us into His kingdom? Learn about the first steps of discipleship! 17. Who were some who did not taste death before they saw the kingdom? This does not suggest place. Jesus’ day, an army garrison had their fortress at the top. that day. We do know that Peter, James, and John get a glimpse of the kingdom of God at When Jesus was alone with the disciples and praying, what did He ask them? Many people including many evangelists do not tell people the implications of following Jesus? (17:33; Matt. crown and sit with Him in heavenly places. 7 BFF Digital Libraries hold quality slides, audio/videos, more! Jesus had chosen these three disciples to see things the others