Matthew 1:16-17 NIV

16 and Jacob the father of Joseph, the husband of Mary,1 of whom was born Jesus, who is called Christ.2

References for Matthew 1:16

17 Thus there were fourteen generations in all from Abraham to David, fourteen from David to the exile to Babylon, and fourteen from the exile to the Christ.a

References for Matthew 1:17

    • b 1:17 - Or "Messiah." "The Christ" (Greek) and "the Messiah" (Hebrew) both mean "the Anointed One."