Sign in or register to download original


The Sunday Next Before Lent - Year A

Exodus 24.12–18
2 Peter 1.16–21
Matthew 17.1–9

The mountain, the glory, the fear. The old story thunders around the crags of scripture, and we hear it echoing from every side, rolling on down the valleys. Moses on the mountain with God. Joshua (‘Jesus’ in Greek) therewith him. Jesus on the mountain with Moses and Elijah. Peter on the mountain with Jesus and Moses and Elijah. We beheld his glory, as of God’s only son. The prophetic word made more sure. The cloud and the fire. The booths in the wilderness...

Taken from Lent For Everyone – Matthew Year A by Tom Wright (2011)

Published by SPCK

Publisher: SPCK - view more
Log in to create a review