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Matthew 1 :: New American Standard Bible 2020 (NASB20)

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The Genealogy of Jesus the Messiah

(Rth 4:18–22; 1Ch 2:1–15; Luk 3:23–38 )
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 1:1 -

The [fn]record of the genealogy of [fn]Jesus the [fn]Messiah, the son of David, the son of Abraham:

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 1:2 -

Abraham fathered Isaac, Isaac fathered Jacob, and Jacob fathered [fn]Judah and his brothers.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 1:3 - Judah fathered Perez and Zerah by Tamar, Perez fathered Hezron, and Hezron fathered [fn]Ram.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 1:4 - Ram fathered Amminadab, Amminadab fathered Nahshon, and Nahshon fathered Salmon.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 1:5 - Salmon fathered Boaz by Rahab, Boaz fathered Obed by Ruth, and Obed fathered Jesse.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 1:6 - Jesse fathered David the king.

David fathered Solomon by [fn]her who had been the wife of Uriah.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 1:7 - Solomon fathered Rehoboam, Rehoboam fathered Abijah, and Abijah fathered [fn]Asa.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 1:8 - Asa fathered Jehoshaphat, Jehoshaphat fathered [fn]Joram, and Joram fathered Uzziah.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 1:9 - Uzziah fathered [fn]Jotham, Jotham fathered Ahaz, and Ahaz fathered Hezekiah.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 1:10 - Hezekiah fathered Manasseh, Manasseh fathered [fn]Amon, and Amon fathered Josiah.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 1:11 - Josiah fathered [fn]Jeconiah and his brothers, at the time of the deportation to Babylon.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 1:12 -

After the deportation to Babylon: Jeconiah fathered [fn]Shealtiel, and Shealtiel fathered Zerubbabel.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 1:13 - Zerubbabel fathered [fn]Abihud, Abihud fathered Eliakim, and Eliakim fathered Azor.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 1:14 - Azor fathered Zadok, Zadok fathered Achim, and Achim fathered Eliud.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 1:15 - Eliud fathered Eleazar, Eleazar fathered Matthan, and Matthan fathered Jacob.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 1:16 - Jacob fathered Joseph the husband of Mary, by whom Jesus was born, who is called the [fn]Messiah.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 1:17 -

So all the generations from Abraham to David are fourteen generations; from David to the deportation to Babylon, fourteen generations; and from the deportation to Babylon to the [fn]Messiah, fourteen generations.

Conception and Birth of Jesus

(Luk 2:1–7 )
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Now the birth of Jesus the [fn]Messiah was as follows: when His mother Mary had been [fn]betrothed to Joseph, before they came together she was found to be pregnant by the Holy Spirit.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 1:19 - And her husband Joseph, since he was a righteous man and did not want to disgrace her, planned to [fn]send her away secretly.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 1:20 - But when he had thought this over, behold, an angel of the Lord appeared to him in a dream, saying, “Joseph, son of David, do not be afraid to take Mary as your wife; for [fn]the Child who has been conceived in her is of the Holy Spirit.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 1:21 - “She will give birth to a Son; and you shall name Him Jesus, for [fn]He will save His people from their sins.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 1:22 - Now all this [fn]took place so that what was spoken by the Lord through [fn]the prophet would be fulfilled:
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 1:24 - And Joseph awoke from his sleep and did as the angel of the Lord commanded him, and took Mary as his wife,
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 1:25 - [fn]but kept her a virgin until she gave birth to a Son; and he named Him Jesus.
NASB20 Footnotes
Lit book
In Heb Yeshua (Joshua), meaning The LORD is salvation
From Gr Christos, which means Messiah (Heb for Anointed One)
Gr Judas; a name of a person in the Old Testament is given in its Old Testament form
Gr Aram
I.e., Bathsheba
Gr Asaph
Also Gr for Jehoram in 2 Kin 8:16; cf. 1 Chr 3:11
Gr Joatham
Gr Amos
Jehoiachin in 2 Kin 24:15
Gr Salathiel
Gr Abioud, usually spelled Abiud
From Gr Christos, which means Messiah (Heb for Anointed One)
See note v 16
See note v 16
Unlike engagement, a betrothed couple was considered married, but did not yet live together
Or divorce her
Lit that which
Lit He Himself
Lit has happened
I.e., Isaiah
Or be pregnant
Gr Emmanuel
Lit and did not know her intimately

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