I can only find one reference online, which is before Lent. Is there multiple dates? or one definite one?

  • 2
    Are you asking about the Feast of the Transfiguration, which is celebrated yearly, or the original event it commemorates? – DJClayworth Mar 12 '17 at 0:18
  • original event it commemorates – Rob Mar 13 '17 at 19:07

The actual Transfiguration according to this source took place in February or March: -

Though the Transfiguration took place in February or March, it has always been celebrated later in the year.

  • 1
    Welcome to Christianity.SE. For a quick overview, please take the Site Tour. For more on what this site is all about, see: How we are different than other sites. – Lee Woofenden Mar 12 '17 at 2:41
  • Catholics have the readings for the Transfiguration on the 2nd Sunday of Letn (which incidentally is tomorrow) – Peter Turner Mar 12 '17 at 3:44
  • Anglicans get those readings before Lent, which is arguably a better chronology: the transfiguration occurred before the time in the wilderness. – Andrew Leach Mar 17 '17 at 20:08

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.