Transfiguration


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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

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the act of transforming so as to exalt or glorify

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at the Transfiguration of Christ Parish on 18th Avenue, Murphy, Cubao, Quezon City, in remembrance of the feast.
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Ariel Clark Silver's absorbing new monograph The Book of Esther and the Typology of Female Transfiguration in American Literature, written from the thick intersection of literary and religious studies, takes as its subject the figure of the ancient dissenting holy woman as seen in the Biblical Queen Esther and the critically neglected significance of that figure in nineteenth-century US literature at a moment when "the female gospel of love over the male gospel of sacrifice and self, was a novel and important act" (ix).
If the activities prior to the Transfiguration showed the cost of being a follower of Christ, of being a Christian, the Transfiguration is declared the reward.
Fr, Colombano Adag with mass celebrants at the Monastery of the Transfiguration
He said the feast of the Transfiguration invites the world to "say yes to the God of life, who commands us to love and not to kill, and no the forces of evil, death and destruction."
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Thieves ransacked the Basilica of the Transfiguration, taking chalices, damaging icon and ornaments.
An unusual refugee sponsorship is underway in Toronto, where the midtown Church of the Transfiguration and staff at the national office of the Anglican Church of Canada are considering the possibility of pooling their resources to bring in and support a refugee family in 2016.
An example: the Church of the Transfiguration is one of many presented.
Toward an Ecology of Transfiguration: Orthodox Christian Perspectives on Environment, Nature, and Creation provides a fine anthology contributing to scholarly writings on religion and ecology, and is an essay collection recommended for this audience.
The day of the solemn service, which will start at 6.30 pm EET, was chosen to coincide with the Christian feast of the Transfiguration of Christ.
All three synoptic gospels tell the story of the transfiguration of Jesus (Matt.