Matthew 1:1-10 NLT

1 This is a record of the ancestors of Jesus the Messiah, a descendant of David and of Abrahama :

References for Matthew 1:1

    • 1:1 - Greek Jesus the Messiah, Son of David and son of Abraham.
      2 Abraham was the father of Isaac. Isaac was the father of Jacob. Jacob was the father of Judah and his brothers.
      3 Judah was the father of Perez and Zerah (whose mother was Tamar). Perez was the father of Hezron. Hezron was the father of Ram.b

      References for Matthew 1:3

        • 1:3 - Greek Aram, a variant spelling of Ram; also in 1:4 . See 1 Chr 2:9-10 .
          4 Ram was the father of Amminadab. Amminadab was the father of Nahshon. Nahshon was the father of Salmon.
          5 Salmon was the father of Boaz (whose mother was Rahab). Boaz was the father of Obed (whose mother was Ruth). Obed was the father of Jesse.
          6 Jesse was the father of King David. David was the father of Solomon (whose mother was Bathsheba, the widow of Uriah).
          7 Solomon was the father of Rehoboam. Rehoboam was the father of Abijah. Abijah was the father of Asa.c

          References for Matthew 1:7

            • 1:7 - Greek Asaph, a variant spelling of Asa; also in 1:8 . See 1 Chr 3:10 .
              8 Asa was the father of Jehoshaphat. Jehoshaphat was the father of Jehoram.d Jehoram was the fathere of Uzziah.

              References for Matthew 1:8

                • 1:8 - Greek Joram, a variant spelling of Jehoram; also in 1:8b . See 1 Kgs 22:50 and note at 1 Chr 3:11 .
                • 1:8 - Or ancestor; also in 1:11 .
                  9 Uzziah was the father of Jotham. Jotham was the father of Ahaz. Ahaz was the father of Hezekiah.
                  10 Hezekiah was the father of Manasseh. Manasseh was the father of Amon.f Amon was the father of Josiah.

                  References for Matthew 1:10

                    • 1:10 - Greek Amos, a variant spelling of Amon; also in 1:10b . See 1 Chr 3:14 .