Matthew 1:1-4 NIV

The Genealogy of Jesus

1:1-17pp -- Lk 3:23-38 1:3-6pp -- Ru 4:18-22 1:7-11pp -- 1Ch 3:10-17

1 A record of the genealogy of Jesus Christ the son of David,1 the son of Abraham:2

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2 Abraham was the father of Isaac,3 Isaac the father of Jacob,4 Jacob the father of Judah and his brothers,5

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3 Judah the father of Perez and Zerah, whose mother was Tamar,6 Perez the father of Hezron, Hezron the father of Ram,

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4 Ram the father of Amminadab, Amminadab the father of Nahshon, Nahshon the father of Salmon,