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Genealogy of Jesus: Was He a Son of David?

Key objections to Jesus as a descendent of David

Image by Scottish Guy from Pixabay — family tree

Son of David in the New Testament

First Century Palestine and beyond

Tribal affiliation through the father (patrilineal descent)

Exceptions to patrilineal descent in the Bible?

The curse of Jeconiah

Does the curse remain?



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Nick Meader

My background is in psychology, epidemiology and medical statistics. I’m mainly discussing here theology, philosophy of religion and mental health.