Scripture: Mark 9:2-8
“The Church needs to regain the vision of Christ on the mountain, the light by which we see light, the echo of the divine voice acclaiming Jesus the beloved Son — the biblical symbolism of a majestic, incarnate, crucified God as the only source of hope for the transfiguring of a disfigured world.” —Dorothy Lee
He left His Father’s throne above,
So free, so infinite His grace!
Emptied himself of all but love
And bled for Adam’s helpless race.
‘Tis mercy all, immense and free;
For, O my God, it found out me. —Charles Wesley
“It isn’t Narnia, you know,” sobbed Lucy. “It’s you. We shan’t meet you there. And how can we live, never meeting you?”
“But you shall meet me, dear one,” said Aslan.
“Are — are you there too, Sir?” said Edmund.
“I am,” said Aslan. “But there I have another name. You must learn to know me by that name. This was the very reason why you were brought to Narnia, that by knowing me here for a little, you may know me better there.”
—C.S. Lewis, The Voyage of the Dawn Treader
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