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Jesus, the Transformer Mark 9:2-9

Jesus, the Transformer

Jesus reveals himself as a divine being with shape-shifting, transforming power.

At a Glance

Transformers 5 is in the works. But don't get your hopes up for anything new. It's going to be the same old story of shape-shifting aliens that we're used to. Which, come to think of it, is a lot like Transfiguration Sunday.

Editors' Pick

For material based on today's OT text, see "Elijah and His Personal Flying Machine," February 19, 2012, at

2016 will be the year of Transformers. A blockbuster film, featuring the fantastic world of shape-shifting, alien robots that can disguise themselves as man-made automobiles and morph into flying, fighting, sentient super-machines, will again take over box offices world wide.

You might be saying to yourself, "But wasn't 2014 the year of the Transformers? I distinctly remember taking my nephew to see a movie that was nothing more than cool cars becoming cooler robots that nearly destroyed the planet via really, really cool special effects."

You're right. 2014 was also the year of the...

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