CHAPTER 1 I. The King's Antecedents and Status
A. His Genealogy and Office -- Called Christ
4 And Aram begot Aminadab, and Aminadab begot Nahshon, and Nahshon begot Salmon,
8 And Asa begot Jehoshaphat, and Jehoshaphat begot Joram, and 1Joram begot Uzziah,
9 And Uzziah begot Jotham, and Jotham begot Ahaz, and Ahaz begot Hezekiah,
10 And Hezekiah begot Manasseh, and Manasseh begot Amon, and Amon begot Josiah.
13 And Zerubbabel begot Abiud, and Abiud begot Eliakim, and Eliakim begot Azor,
14 And Azor begot Zadok, and Zadok begot Achim, and Achim begot Eliud,
15 And Eliud begot Eleazar, and Eleazar begot Matthan, and Matthan begot Jacob,
17 Thus 1all the generations from Abraham 2until David are fourteen generations, and from David 3until the deportation to Babylon, fourteen generations, and from the deportation to Babylon 4until the Christ, fourteen generations.