Mount Tabor

The Transfiguration & the Promised Land

Transfiguration by Duccio di Buoninsegna (detail)

“The Transfiguration reminds us that the Cross will not have the final word.” Both the Eastern and Western Churches have celebrated the feast of the Transfiguration on this day for centuries, and celebration in Jerusalem dates back to the fifth century. We are exactly forty days from the Feast of the Exaltation of the Cross. Before His Apostles experience the […]