Matthew 17:1-6 Didn’t get through as many verses as intended!
Why are we given the fact that this was SIX days later?
We see the “inner” circle of three with Jesus. This event had to have been frightening for the disciples, and they were forbidden to share it (for the time being).
Why Moses and Elijah meeting with Jesus?
Three things to ponder from God the Father:
1) Jesus is my BELOVED Son; 2) I am well pleased with Him (and with you?!) 3) OBEY Him!
Prostration before Him is the proper response.