And he said to them, ‘Verily I say to you, That there are certain of those standing here, who may not taste of death till they see the reign of God having come in power.’
And after six days doth Jesus take Peter, and James, and John, and bringeth them up to a high mount by themselves, alone, and he was transfigured before them,
and his garments became glittering, white exceedingly, as snow, so as a fuller upon the earth is not able to whiten [them].
And there appeared to them Elijah with Moses, and they were talking with Jesus.
And Peter answering saith to Jesus, ‘Rabbi, it is good to us to be here; and we may make three booths, for thee one, and for Moses one, and for Elijah one:’
for he was not knowing what he might say, for they were greatly afraid.
And there came a cloud overshadowing them, and there came a voice out of the cloud, saying, ‘This is My Son — the Beloved, hear ye him;’
and suddenly, having looked around, they saw no one any more, but Jesus only with themselves.
And as they are coming down from the mount, he charged them that they may declare to no one the things that they saw, except when the Son of Man may rise out of the dead;
and the thing they kept to themselves, questioning together what the rising out of the dead is.
And they were questioning him, saying, that the scribes say that Elijah it behoveth to come first.
And he answering said to them, ‘Elijah indeed, having come first, doth restore all things; and how hath it been written concerning the Son of Man, that many things he may suffer, and be set at nought?
But I say to you, That also Elijah hath come, and they did to him what they willed, as it hath been written of him.’