New International Version
Solomon the father of Rehoboam, Rehoboam the father of Abijah, Abijah the father of Asa,
King James Bible
And Solomon begat Roboam; and Roboam begat Abia; and Abia begat Asa;
Darby Bible Translation
and Solomon begat Roboam, and Roboam begat Abia, and Abia begat Asa,
World English Bible
Solomon became the father of Rehoboam. Rehoboam became the father of Abijah. Abijah became the father of Asa.
Young's Literal Translation
and Solomon begat Rehoboam, and Rehoboam begat Abijah, and Abijah begat Asa,
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Phares and Zara - The remarkable history of these twins may be seen, Genesis 38:Some of the ancients were of opinion, that the evangelist refers to the mystery of the youngest being preferred to the eldest, as prefiguring the exaltation of the Christian Church over the synagogue. Concerning the women whose names are recorded in this genealogy, see the note at the end of the chapter, (Matthew 1:25 (note)).
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LibraryGenealogy of Jesus According to Matthew.
^A Matt. I. 1-17. ^a 1 The book of the generation [or genealogy] of Jesus Christ, the son of David [the Messiah was promised to David--II. Sam. vii. 16; John vii. 42], the son of Abraham. [Messiah was also promised to Abraham--Gen. xxii. 18; Gal. iii. 16.] 2 Abraham begat Isaac; and Isaac begat Jacob; and Jacob begat Judah and his brethren [mentioned here because they were the heads of the tribes for whom especially Matthew wrote his Gospel]; 3 and Judah begat Perez and Zerah [these two were twins] …
J. W. McGarvey—The Four-Fold Gospel
The Annunciation of Jesus the Messiah, and the Birth of his Forerunner.
Christ the Mediator of the Covenant
1 Kings 11:43
Then he rested with his ancestors and was buried in the city of David his father. And Rehoboam his son succeeded him as king.
1 Chronicles 3:10
Solomon's son was Rehoboam, Abijah his son, Asa his son, Jehoshaphat his son,
Asa the father of Jehoshaphat, Jehoshaphat the father of Jehoram, Jehoram the father of Uzziah,
In the time of Herod king of Judea there was a priest named Zechariah, who belonged to the priestly division of Abijah; his wife Elizabeth was also a descendant of Aaron.
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