193. Jesus, Take Us to the Mountain

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Text Information
First Line: Jesus, take us to the mountain
Title: Jesus, Take Us to the Mountain
Author: Jaroslav J. Vajda (1991)
Language: English
Publication Date: 2013
Scripture: ; ;
Topic: Christian Year: Baptism of Jesus; Christian Year: Transfiguration; Evangelism (1 more...)
Copyright: © 1991 Concordia Publishing House
Tune Information
Composer: Joachim Neander (1680)
Key: B♭ Major
Source: harm. The Chorale Book for England, 1863, alt.

Text Information:

Some version of the Transfiguration (Matthew 17:1–9/Mark 9:2–9/Luke 9:28–36) is always read on the last Sunday after the Epiphany. In this text that foretaste of Christ’s glorification helps to prepare Peter, James, and John for their roles as proclaimers of “God’s beloved Son.”

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