Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For it is evident that our Lord sprang out of Juda; of which tribe Moses spake nothing concerning priesthood.
And whence this to me, that the mother of my Lord should come to me?
And they say to her, Woman, why weepest thou? She says to them, Because they took away my Lord, and I know not where they laid him.
Praised be God and the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, he having praised us in every spiritual praise in heavenly things in Christ:
But surely, I also think all things to be loss for the superiority of the knowledge of Christ Jesus my Lord: for whom I have been made to lose all things, and I think to be offscourings, that I shall gain Christ,
And the sons of Judah: Er and Onan and Shelah and Pharez and Zarah; and Er will die, and Onan in the land of Canaan. And the sons of Pharez will be Hezron and Hamu.
The rod shall not depart from Judah, and a leader from between his feet, till that Shiloh shall come: and to him the obedience of the nations.
And these the generations of Pharez: Pharez begat Hezron,
And a rod shall come forth from the stock of Jesse, and a sprout shall blossom from his roots:
Behold the days coming, says Jehovah, and I raised up to David a just sprout, and a king reigned and prospered, and he did judgment and justice in the earth.
And thou, house of bread, of Ephratah, for being small among the thousands of Judah, out of thee shall come forth to me he being ruler in Israel; and his goings forth from of old from the days of eternity.
And Judas begat Phares and Zara of Thamar; and Phares begat Esrom; and Esrom begat Aram;
(As has been written in the law of the Lord, That every male openingthe womb shall be called holy to the Lord;)
Of Aminadab, of Aram, of Esrom, of Phares, of Juda,
Concerning his Son born of the seed of David according to the flesh.
And thinkest thou this, O man, judging them doing such things, and doing the same, that thou shalt escape the judgment of God?
And one of the elders says to me, Weep not: behold, the Lion conquered, he being of the tribe of Judah, the Root of David, to open the book, and to loose its seven seals.
I Jesus sent mine angel to testify these things to you, to the churches. I am the root and stock of David, the shining and morning star.