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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 So all the generations from Abraham to David are fourteen
generations; and from David until the carrying away into Babylon are
fourteen generations; and from the carrying away into Babylon unto
Christ are fourteen generations.
MAT 1:18 Now the birth of Jesus Christ was on this wise: When as his
mother Mary was espoused to Joseph, before they came together, she was
found with child of the Holy Ghost.
MAT 1:19 Then Joseph her husband, being a just man, and not willing to
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