Transfiguration


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  • noun

Synonyms for Transfiguration

the process or result of changing from one appearance, state, or phase to another

Synonyms for Transfiguration

(Christianity) a church festival held in commemoration of the Transfiguration of Jesus

(New Testament) the sudden emanation of radiance from the person of Jesus

a striking change in appearance or character or circumstances

Related Words

the act of transforming so as to exalt or glorify

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Freezing the printmaking procedure at an incomplete stage, Morghen left the part of the print showing the Transfiguration largely blank.
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For Luke the link between Jesus' baptism, the transfiguration, and the events of Good Friday and Easter is bound up in this as well.
Nevertheless, our differences are real, and in large measure they are reflected in our conflicting interpretations of the Transfiguration story.
The contract is for the supply of medicinal products in the dialysis concentrates to the Hospital of Prague Church Transfiguration in Warsaw.
After the account of the transfiguration and a discussion of Elijah's coming (9:2-13), another story of a two-stage miracle sets up the next passion prediction (9:14-29).
A splendid manner requires above all grand subject matter: in Poussin's case, scenes from the Bible and Greek myth; in Olitski's, our origins, both personal and universal, and our common end in death and (one hopes) transfiguration.
Brennan found the Dalai Lama's reflections on the Beatitudes, the parable of the mustard seed, the Transfiguration and Resurrection to be fresh and spontaneous.
Contract award: delivery toxicology laboratory reagents to the hospital of prague church transfiguration spzoz in warsaw.
The Nativity of Our Lord--the transfiguration of Our Lord, series B
Perhaps it has taken the perspective of the '90s for us to recognize that the much-heralded opening up of painting from the late '70s through the mid-'80s was more a local affair than an art-historical transfiguration.
Every year, I am slightly surprised that the gospel for the second Sunday of Lent is the story of Jesus' transfiguration.
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