Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
While the Pharisees were still assembled there, Jesus put a question to them.
But, while teaching in the Temple, Jesus asked, "How is it the Scribes say that the Christ is a son of David?
Then, at the top of his voice, he cried out, "Jesus, son of David, take pity on me."
The Genealogy of Jesus Christ, the son of David, the son of Abraham.
Has not the Scripture declared that the Christ is to come of the family of David and from Bethlehem, David's village?"
Being a Prophet, however, and knowing that God had solemnly sworn to him to seat a descendant of his upon his throne,
who, as regards His human descent, belonged to the posterity of David,
"I Jesus have sent My angel for him solemnly to declare these things to you among the Churches. I am the Root and the offspring of David, the bright Morning Star.