The Voice From the Cloud
We wrap up Epiphany with the story of the Transfiguration. Jesus' disciples had certainly given up a lot and dedicated themselves deeply in order to follow Jesus. But still they had trouble engaging the with heart of Jesus' mission. Their preconceptions, judgments, and expectations prevented them from truly listening to Jesus. The Transfiguration was an intense experience that grabbed three of the disciples' attention in a way nothing else had.