Matthew 1:1-6 NLT

1 This is a record of the ancestors of Jesus the Messiah, a descendant of King David and 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 (their mother was Tamar). Perez was the father of Hezron. Hezron was the father of Ram. a

References for Matthew 1:3

    • a 1:3 - Greek <I>Aram;</I> 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 (his mother was Rahab). Boaz was the father of Obed (his mother was Ruth). Obed was the father of Jesse.
      6 Jesse was the father of King David. David was the father of Solomon (his mother was Bathsheba, the widow of Uriah).