Matthew 1:18 NIV

Joseph Accepts Jesus as His Son

18 This is how the birth of Jesus the Messiah came abouta : His mother Mary was pledged to be married to Joseph, but before they came together, she was found to be pregnant through the Holy Spirit.

References for Matthew 1:18

    • d 1:18 - Or "The origin of Jesus the Messiah was like this"

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      • a 1:1 - Or "is an account of the origin"
      • b 1:1 - Or "Jesus Christ" . "Messiah" (Hebrew) and "Christ" (Greek) both mean "Anointed One" ; also in verse 18.
      • c 1:11 - That is, Jehoiachin; also in verse 12
      • d 1:18 - Or "The origin of Jesus the Messiah was like this"
      • e 1:19 - Or "was a righteous man and"
      • f 1:21 - "Jesus" is the Greek form of "Joshua," which means "the " Lord"saves."
      • g 1:23 - Isaiah 7:14