2 Samuel 7:12; Jeremiah 33:14–15; Luke 3:23; Luke 3:31

12 mWhen your days are fulfilled and nyou lie down with your fathers, oI will raise up your offspring after you, who shall come from your body, and I will establish his kingdom.


The Lord’s Eternal Covenant with David

14 oBehold, the days are coming, declares the Lord, when pI will fulfill the promise I made to the house of Israel and the house of Judah. 15 In those days and at that time I will cause a righteous qBranch to spring up for David, and he shall execute justice and righteousness in the land.


The Genealogy of Jesus Christ

23 Jesus, hwhen he began his ministry, was about ithirty years of age, being jthe son (as was supposed) of Joseph, the son of Heli,


31 the son of Melea, the son of Menna, the son of Mattatha, the son of mNathan, the son of David,