15 When Moses went up the mountain, the cloud(A) covered it. 16 The glory of the Lord settled on Mount Sinai, and the cloud covered it for six days. On the seventh day He called to Moses from the cloud.(B)

Read full chapter

The Trustworthy Prophetic Word

16 For we did not follow cleverly contrived myths when we made known to you the power and coming of our Lord Jesus Christ;(A) instead, we were eyewitnesses of His majesty.(B) 17 For when He received honor and glory from God the Father, a voice came to Him from the Majestic Glory:

This is My beloved Son.[a]
I take delight in Him![b](C)

18 And we heard this voice when it came from heaven while we were with Him on the holy mountain.(D)

Read full chapter

Footnotes

  1. 2 Peter 1:17 Other mss read My Son, My Beloved
  2. 2 Peter 1:17 = Christ’s transfiguration; Mt 17:5

Bible Gateway Recommends

HCSB Super Giant Print Reference Bible, Brown Genuine Cowhide
HCSB Super Giant Print Reference Bible, Brown Genuine Cowhide
Retail: $79.99
Our Price: $12.99
Save: $67.00 (84%)
4.5 of 5.0 stars
HCSB Essential Teen Study Bible, Rose LeatherTouch
HCSB Essential Teen Study Bible, Rose LeatherTouch
Retail: $36.99
Our Price: $6.99
Save: $30.00 (81%)
5.0 of 5.0 stars
HCSB Compact Ultrathin Bible, Classic Mahogany LeatherTouch
HCSB Compact Ultrathin Bible, Classic Mahogany LeatherTouch
Retail: $29.99
Our Price: $4.99
Save: $25.00 (83%)
4.5 of 5.0 stars
HCSB Large Print Compact Bible, Pink and Brown LeatherTouch
HCSB Large Print Compact Bible, Pink and Brown LeatherTouch
Retail: $19.99
Our Price: $3.99
Save: $16.00 (80%)
4.0 of 5.0 stars
HCSB Compact Ultrathin Bible for Teens--soft leather-look, walnut
HCSB Compact Ultrathin Bible for Teens--soft leather-look, walnut
Retail: $24.99
Our Price: $4.99
Save: $20.00 (80%)
4.0 of 5.0 stars

Bible Gateway Sponsors