The book of the generation of Jesus Christ, the son of David, the son of Abraham.
Abraham begat Isaac. Isaac begat Jacob. Jacob begat Judas and his brethren.
Judas begat Phares and Zara, of Thamar. Phares begat Esrom. Esrom begat Aram.
Aram begat Aminadab. Aminadab begat Naasson. Naasson begat Salmon.
Salmon begat Booz, of Rachab. Booz begat Obed, of Ruth. Obed begat Jesse.
Jesse begat David the king. David the king begat Solomon, of her that was Urias's wife.