Re: Mk 9
>Mark Goodacre asked -
>If Jesus was seen "transfigured" and in clothing "glistening, intensely
>What is the case for linking this more strongly to the parousia? The imagery
>in 9.3 certainly reminds one of Revelation and we also have "cloud" here in
>v.7, cf. Mark 14.62. What else is there?
white", was he not seen "in his glory" - and therefore proleptically as
in his parousia in glory? And if Moses, Elijah, Peter, James and John,
were with Jesus, were not the hAGIOI with him, also a foretaste of the
parousia when he comes "with his saints"?
Perhaps the imagery relates to Daniel 7.9-27 (to which Revelation also
relates, of course) - "clothing white as snow", "clouds of heaven", "one
like a son of man", "the saints of the Most High", "the end" ?
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