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Matthew 1:18 CSB

The Nativity of the Messiah

18 The birth of Jesus Christ came about this way: After His mother Mary had been engaged to Joseph, it was discovered before they came together that she was pregnant by the Holy Spirit.

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      • a 1:1 - Or The book of the genealogy
      • b 1:2 - In vv. 2-16 either a son, as here, or a later descendant, as in v. 8
      • c 1:6 - Other mss add King
      • d 1:7 - Other mss read Asaph
      • e 1:8 - Other mss read Asaph
      • f 1:10 - Other mss read Amos
      • g 1:10 - Other mss read Amos
      • h 1:16 - Lit Mary, from whom was born
      • i 1:21 - Jesus is the Gk form of the Hb name "Joshua," which "The Lord saves" or "Yahweh saves."
      • j 1:23 - Isaiah 7:14
      • k 1:25 - Other mss read to her firstborn son