Abraham, Isaac, Jacob then came…
Naomi’s daughter-in-law was Ruth
Ruth was the wife of Boaz whose mother was Rahab (once a prostitute)
Ruth was the mother of Obed
Obed was the father of Jesse
Jesse was the father of King David.
Jacob and his wife, Rachel had a son named Joseph, he was Jacob’s most beloved son, but hated by his brothers who sell him into slavery.
In fact, Ruth was not a Jew, but took on the Jewish faith.
The genealogy in the Old and New Testament is fascinating to study. Their lineage was anything but perfect and included all ethnicity and race.
Followers of Jesus search the heart and do not judge, they win souls for Christ.
Keeping it 💯