Imagine what we could accomplish…

Posted March 17, 2019 4:42 am by The Diocese of Charlottetown

Imagine what we could accomplish…

March 17th, 2019 – Second Sunday of Lent

Gospel: Luke 9:28b-36

Each year, our Lenten Gospel journey begins with talking about the forty days of preparation (see last week’s Gospel). We then confirm Christ’s divinity and anticipate what is to come in Jerusalem.

The transfiguration confirms that Christ will be the
fulfillment of all scripture. Jesus meets with both Moses (the giver of the
law) and Elijah (the great prophet who proclaimed the One true God) on the
mountain. There is a foretaste of the Glory of God’s Kingdom in Jesus’ shining
face and dazzling white garment. We hear a reaffirmation of Jesus’ true
identity when the

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