Mark 9:3
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New Living Translation
and his clothes became dazzling white, far whiter than any earthly bleach could ever make them.

King James Bible
And his raiment became shining, exceeding white as snow; so as no fuller on earth can white them.

Darby Bible Translation
and his garments became shining, exceeding white as snow, such as fuller on earth could not whiten them.

World English Bible
His clothing became glistening, exceedingly white, like snow, such as no launderer on earth can whiten them.

Young's Literal Translation
and his garments became glittering, white exceedingly, as snow, so as a fuller upon the earth is not able to whiten them.

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Wesley's Notes on the Bible

9:3 White as snow, such as no fuller can whiten - Such as could not be equalled either by nature or art.

Mark 9:3 Parallel Commentaries

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'Salt in Yourselves'
'Have salt in yourselves, and have peace one with another.'--Mark ix. 50. In the context 'salt' is employed to express the preserving, purifying, divine energy which is otherwise spoken of as 'fire.' The two emblems produce the same result. They both salt--that is, they cleanse and keep. And if in the one we recognise the quick energy of the Divine Spirit as the central idea, no less are we to see the same typified under a slightly different aspect in the other. The fire transforms into its own substance
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

'This is My Beloved Son: Hear Him'
'And there was a cloud that overshadowed them: and a voice came out of the cloud, saying, This is My beloved Son: hear Him.'--Mark ix. 7. With regard to the first part of these words spoken at the Transfiguration, they open far too large and wonderful a subject for me to do more than just touch with the tip of my finger, as it were, in passing, because the utterance of the divine words, 'This is My beloved Son,' in all the depth of their meaning and loftiness, is laid as the foundation of the two
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

Jesus Only!
'They saw no man any more, save Jesus only with themselves.'--Mark ix. 8. The Transfiguration was the solemn inauguration of Jesus for His sufferings and death. Moses, the founder, and Elijah, the restorer, of the Jewish polity, the great Lawgiver and the great Prophet, were present. The former had died and been mysteriously buried, the latter had been translated without 'seeing death.' So both are visitors from the unseen world, appearing to own that Jesus is the Lord of that dim land, and that
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

The Transfiguration
'And after six days Jesus taketh with Him Peter, and James, and John, and leadeth them up into an high mountain apart by themselves: and He was transfigured before them. 3. And His raimemt became shining, exceeding white as snow; so as no fuller on earth can white them. 4. And there appeared unto them Elias with Moses: and they were talking with Jesus. 5. And Peter answered and said to Jesus, Master, it is good for us to be here: and let us make three tabernacles; one for Thee, and one for Moses,
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

Cross References
Daniel 7:9
I watched as thrones were put in place and the Ancient One sat down to judge. His clothing was as white as snow, his hair like purest wool. He sat on a fiery throne with wheels of blazing fire,

Matthew 28:3
His face shone like lightning, and his clothing was as white as snow.

Mark 9:4
Then Elijah and Moses appeared and began talking with Jesus.

Luke 9:29
And as he was praying, the appearance of his face was transformed, and his clothes became dazzling white.

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