It is important for me to know about the Messiah. Matthew wisely starts with the facts of the genealogy and the history of Jesus the Messiah. This is not just some boring list of relatives as I have thought for some time. As I dig in, I want to know more.
An account of the genealogy of Jesus the Messiah, the Son of David, the Son of Abraham | Matthew 1:1 (CSB)
The good news is that we start with Jesus being the Messiah. Jesus is the anointed King of God’s country. Jesus is God’s very own Son. Jesus will go on to die to redeem me from the penalty of missing God’s goal (aka sin). It is also very good news I know the facts of his birth here on earth.
Can we dig deeper?
Royalty depends on heredity. It was important for Jesus to establish His rights to…
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