How did Peter and James KNOW they were seeing Moses and Elias?

Matthew, Mark, and Luke all claim that Peter, James and John saw Moses and Elias talking to Jesus. Did Jews have really accurate paintings of those guys? And the Gospel attributed to John, who the other Gospel peddlers CLAIM was an eyewitness, doesn't mention it even HAPPENING. Hey, it's SUPPOSED to be... show more Matthew, Mark, and Luke all claim that Peter, James and John saw Moses and Elias talking to Jesus.

Did Jews have really accurate paintings of those guys?

And the Gospel attributed to John, who the other Gospel peddlers CLAIM was an eyewitness, doesn't mention it even HAPPENING.

Hey, it's SUPPOSED to be one of the MAJOR PROOFS that Jesus was the Son of God, the Messiah.

Would that not make it IMPORTANT enough for an "eyewitness" to mention that he was THERE and saw it happen?
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