I get these daily "Saint of the Day" emails from a Catholic organization, and they are often really interesting. Today's email was not on a particular saint, but on the story of Christ's transfiguration, which appears in all three Synoptic Gospels. Included was a quote from Aquinas, from which I have borrowed:

having displayed

his splendor and beauty

he now shapes and colors

those who are his

so that we might be