Thematic Bible

Matthew 1:1 (show verse)

The book of the genealogy of Jesus Christ, the son of David, the son of Abraham.

Matthew 1:2 (show verse)

Abraham fathered Isaac, and Isaac fathered Jacob, and Jacob fathered Judah and his brothers.

Matthew 1:3 (show verse)

And Judah fathered Pharez and Zarah of Tamar. And Pharez fathered Hezron, and Hezron fathered Ram,

Matthew 1:4 (show verse)

and Ram fathered Amminadab, and Amminadab fathered Nahshon, and Nahshon fathered Salmon.

Matthew 1:5 (show verse)

And Salmon fathered Boaz of Rahab, and Boaz fathered Obed of Ruth, and Obed fathered Jesse,

Matthew 1:6 (show verse)

and Jesse fathered David the king. And David the king fathered Solomon of her who had been wife of Uriah.

Matthew 1:7 (show verse)

And Solomon fathered Rehoboam, and Rehoboam fathered Abijah, and Abijah fathered Asa.

Matthew 1:8 (show verse)

And Asa fathered Jehoshaphat, and Jehoshaphat fathered Jehoram, and Jehoram fathered Uzziah.

Matthew 1:9 (show verse)

And Uzziah fathered Jotham, and Jotham fathered Ahaz, and Ahaz fathered Hezekiah.

Matthew 1:10 (show verse)

And Hezekiah fathered Manasseh, and Manasseh fathered Amon, and Amon fathered Josiah.

Matthew 1:11 (show verse)

And Josiah fathered Jehoiachin and his brothers, at the time they were carried away to Babylon.

Matthew 1:12 (show verse)

And after the carrying away to Babylon, Jehoiachin fathered Shealtiel, and Shealtiel fathered Zerubbabel.

Matthew 1:13 (show verse)

And Zerubbabel fathered Abiud, and Abiud fathered Eliakim, and Eliakim fathered Azor.

Matthew 1:14 (show verse)

And Azor fathered Sadoc, and Sadoc fathered Achim, and Achim fathered Eliud.

Matthew 1:15 (show verse)

And Eliud fathered Eleazar, and Eleazar fathered Matthan, and Matthan fathered Jacob.

Matthew 1:16 (show verse)

And Jacob fathered Joseph, the husband to be of Mary, of whom Jesus was born, who is called Christ.

Matthew 1:17 (show verse)

So all the generations from Abraham to David are fourteen generations. And from David until the carrying away into Babylon, fourteen generations. And from the carrying away into Babylon until Christ, fourteen generations.

Matthew 1:18 (show verse)

Now the birth of Jesus Christ was this way (for His mother Mary was betrothed to Joseph) before they came together, she was found to be with child by the Holy Spirit.

Matthew 1:19 (show verse)

But Joseph, her husband to be, being just, and not willing to make her a public example, he purposed to put her away secretly.

Matthew 1:20 (show verse)

And as he thought upon these things, behold, the angel of the Lord appeared to him in a dream, saying, Joseph, son of David, do not fear to take to you Mary as your wife. For that in her is fathered of the Holy Spirit.

Matthew 1:21 (show verse)

And she shall bear a son, and you shall call His name JESUS: for He shall save His people from their sins.

Matthew 1:22 (show verse)

Now all this happened so that might be fulfilled that which was spoken of the LORD by the prophet, saying,

Matthew 1:23 (show verse)

"Behold, the virgin shall conceive in her womb, and will bear a son. And they will call His name Emmanuel," which being interpreted is, God with us.

Matthew 1:24 (show verse)

And Joseph, being roused from sleep, did as the angel of the Lord commanded him and took his wife,

Matthew 1:25 (show verse)

and did not know her until she bore her son, the First-born. And he called His name JESUS.