Matthew 17:1-9: The Transfiguration: A long-awaited promise fulfilled

Matthew 17:1-9: The Transfiguration: A long-awaited promise fulfilled

What is the longest period of time you have had to wait for a promise to be kept? Matthew 17 involves the fulfilment of a 1500 year old promise in a way no one would have expected. But as spectacular as the fulfilment of that promise is, it pales in comparison to the other promise Jesus gives in this passage.