The transfiguration of Christ.
Matthew 17:1 And after. vi. dayes Iesus toke Peter and Iames and Ihon his brother and brought them vp into an hye mountayne out of the waye Matthew 17:2 and was transfygured before them: and his face did shyne as the sunne and his clothes were as whyte as the light. Matthew 17:3 And beholde ther appered vnto the Moses and Helyas talkinge with him. Matthew 17:4 Then answered Peter and sayde to Iesus: master here is good beinge for vs. If thou wylt leet vs make here .iii. tabernacles one for the and one for Moses and one for Helyas. Matthew 17:5 Whyll he yet spake beholde a bright cloude shadowed them. And beholde there came a voyce out of ye cloude sayinge: this is my deare sonne in whom I delite heare him. Matthew 17:6 And when the disciples hearde that they fell on their faces and were soore afrayed. Matthew 17:7 And Iesus came and touched them and sayde: aryse and be not afrayed. Matthew 17:8 And when they looked vp they saw no man saue Iesus onely. Matthew 17:9 And as they came doune from the mountayne Iesus charged them sayinge: se yt ye shewe the vision to no man vntyll the sonne of man be rysen ageyne from deeth. Matthew 17:10 And his disciples axed of him sayinge: Why then saye the scribes yt Helyas muste fyrst come? Matthew 17:11 Iesus answered and sayd vnto them: Helyas shall fyrst come and restore all thinges. Matthew 17:12 And I saye vnto you yt Helyas is come alredy and they knewe him not: but have done vnto him whatsoever they lusted. In lyke wyse shall also the sonne of man suffre of the. Matthew 17:13 Then ye disciples perceaved that he spake vnto them of Ihon baptist.
He healeth the lunatick,
Matthew 17:14 And when they were come to ye people ther cam to him a certayne man and kneled doune to him and sayde: Matthew 17:15 Master have mercy on my sonne for he is franticke: and is sore vexed. And oft tymes he falleth into the fyre and oft into ye water Matthew 17:16 And I brought him to thy disciples and they coulde not heale him. Matthew 17:17 Iesus answered and sayde: O generacion faythles and croked: how longe shall I be with you? how longe shall I suffre you? bring him hidder to me. Matthew 17:18 And Iesus rebuked the devyll and he ca out of him. And ye child was healed even yt same houre. Matthew 17:19 Then came the disciples to Iesus secretly and sayde: Why could not we cast him out? Matthew 17:20 Iesus sayd vnto the: Because of youre vnbelefe For I saye veryly vnto you: yf ye had faythe as a grayne of musterd seed ye shuld saye vnto this moutayne remove hence to yonder place and he shuld remove: nether shuld eny thinge be vnpossible for you to do. Matthew 17:21 How be it this kynde goeth not oute but by prayer and fastinge.
foretelleth his own passion,
Matthew 17:22 As they passed the tyme in Galile Iesus sayde vnto them: the sonne of man shalbe betrayed into the hondes of men Matthew 17:23 and they shall kill him and the thyrd daye he shall ryse agayne. And they sorowed greatly.
and payeth tribute.
Matthew 17:24 And when they were come to Capernau they yt were wont to gadre poll money came to Peter and sayde: Doth youre master paye tribute? Matthew 17:25 He sayd: ye. And when he was come into the house Iesus spake fyrst to him saying What thinkest thou Simon? of whome do ye kynges of the erth take tribute or poll money? of their chyldren or of straungers? Matthew 17:26 Peter sayde vnto him: of straungers. Then sayd Iesus vnto him agayne: Then are the chyldren fre. Matthew 17:27 Neverthelesse lest we shuld offende the: goo to ye see and cast in thyne angle and take the fysshe yt fyrst cometh vp: and when thou hast opened his mouthe thou shalt fynde a pece of twentie pence: yt take and paye for me and the.