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for sunday, MAY 21ST

Matthew 1:1-16 (ESV)

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

2 Abraham was the father of Isaac, and Isaac the father of Jacob, and Jacob the father of Judah and his brothers, 3 and Judah the father of Perez and Zerah by Tamar, and Perez the father of Hezron, and Hezron the father of Ram,[a] 4 and Ram the father of Amminadab, and Amminadab the father of Nahshon, and Nahshon the father of Salmon, 5 and Salmon the father of Boaz by Rahab, and Boaz the father of Obed by Ruth, and Obed the father of Jesse, 6 and Jesse the father of David the king.

And David was the father of Solomon by the wife of Uriah, 7 and Solomon the father of Rehoboam, and Rehoboam the father of Abijah, and Abijah the father of Asaph,[b] 8 and Asaph the father of Jehoshaphat, and Jehoshaphat the father of Joram, and Joram the father of Uzziah, 9 and Uzziah the father of Jotham, and Jotham the father of Ahaz, and Ahaz the father of Hezekiah, 10 and Hezekiah the father of Manasseh, and Manasseh the father of Amos,[c] and Amos the father of Josiah, 11 and Josiah the father of Jechoniah and his brothers, at the time of the deportation to Babylon.

12 And after the deportation to Babylon: Jechoniah was the father of Shealtiel,[d] and Shealtiel the father of Zerubbabel, 13 and Zerubbabel the father of Abiud, and Abiud the father of Eliakim, and Eliakim the father of Azor, 14 and Azor the father of Zadok, and Zadok the father of Achim, and Achim the father of Eliud, 15 and Eliud the father of Eleazar, and Eleazar the father of Matthan, and Matthan the father of Jacob, 16 and Jacob the father of Joseph the husband of Mary, of whom Jesus was born, who is called Christ.

Footnotes:
[a] Matthew 1:3 Greek Aram; also verse 4
[b] Matthew 1:7 Asaph is probably an alternate spelling of Asa; some manuscripts Asa; also verse 8
[c] Matthew 1:10 Amos is probably an alternate spelling of Amon; some manuscripts Amon; twice in this verse
[d] Matthew 1:12 Greek Salathiel; twice in this verse

Genesis 38:26 (ESV)

Then Judah identified them and said, “She is more righteous than I, since I did not give her to my son Shelah.”

Joshua 2:1 (ESV)

And they went and came into the house of a prostitute whose name was Rahab and lodged there.

Luke 2:48 (ESV)

And his mother said to him, “Son, why have you treated us so? Behold, your father and I have been searching for you in great distress.”