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1770 by John Worsley

Matthew Chapter 1

Mat 1:1 The book of the genealogy of Jesus Christ, the son of David, the son of Abraham.
Mat 1:2 Abraham begat Isaac, and Isaac begat Jacob, and Jacob begat Judah and his brethren;
Mat 1:3 and Judah had Phares and Zara by Thamar; and Phares begat Esrom,
Mat 1:4 and Esrom begat Aram, and Aram begat Aminadab, and Aminadab begat Naasson, and Naasson begat Salmon,
Mat 1:5 and Salmon had Booz by Rahab, and Booz had Obed by Ruth,
Mat 1:6 and Obed begat Jesse, and Jesse begat David the king, and David had Solomon by her who had been the wife of Uriah.
Mat 1:7 And Solomon begat Roboam, and Roboam begat Abia,
Mat 1:8 and Abia begat Asa, and Asa begat Josaphat, and Josaphat begat Joram,
Mat 1:9 and Joram begat Ozias, and Ozias begat Joatham, and Joatham begat Ahaz, and Ahaz begat Ezechias,
Mat 1:10 and Ezechias begat Manasses, and Manasses begat Amon,
Mat 1:11 and Amon begat Josias, and Josias begat Jakim, and Jakim begat Jechonias and his brethren, about the time of their being carried away to Babylon.
Mat 1:12 And after the captivity of Babylon, Jechonias begat Salathiel,
Mat 1:13 and Salathiel begat Zorobabel, and Zorobabel begat Abiud, and Abiud begat Eliakim, and Eliakim begat Azor,
Mat 1:14 and Azor begat Sadok, and Sadok begat Achim,
Mat 1:15 and Achim begat Eliud, and Eliud begat Eleazar, and Eleazar begat Matthan, and Matthan begat Jacob,
Mat 1:16 and Jacob begat Joseph the husband of Mary, of whom was born Jesus who is called Christ.
Mat 1:17 All the generations therefore from Abraham to David are fourteen generations: and from David until the captivity of Babylon fourteen generations: and from the Babylonish captivity unto Christ, fourteen generations.
Mat 1:18 Now the birth of Jesus Christ was in wise: when Mary his mother was promised in marriage to Joseph, before they came together, she was found with child by the Holy Ghost:
Mat 1:19 but Joseph her husband, being a just man, and not willing publicly to expose her, was inclined to break off the contract with her privately;
Mat 1:20 and when he was thinking on these things, behold an angel of the Lord appeared to him in a dream, saying, Joseph thou Son of David, scruple not to take unto thee Mary thy wife; for that which is conceived in her is from the Holy Spirit.
Mat 1:21 And she shall bring forth a son, and thou shalt call his name Jesus, for he shall save his people from their sins.
Mat 1:22 (Now all this came to pass, that it might be fulfilled, which the Lord spake by the prophet, saying,
Mat 1:23 "Behold a virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and they shall call his name Emmanuel," which is God with us.)
Mat 1:24 So Joseph, when he awoke from his sleep, did as the angel of the Lord directed him, and took home his wife:
Mat 1:25 and he knew her not, till she brought forth her Son the first-born, and he called his name Jesus.