One in Messiah Congregation


A look at the line from Terah, David, Solomon and Rehoboam the son of Solomon


H218 אוּר 'ur oor The same as H217; Ur, a place in Chaldaea; also an Israelite: - Ur.

BDB Definition: Ur = flame 1) city in southern Babylonia, city of the Chaldeans, centre of moon worship, home of Abrahams father, Terah, and departure point for the Abrahams migration to Mesopotamia and Canaan

Part of Speech: noun proper locative


Gen.11[ 28] And Haran died before his father Terah in the land of his nativity, in Ur of the Chaldees .

[31] And Terah took Abram his son, and Lot the son of Haran his son's son, and Sarai his daughter in law, his son Abram's wife; and they went forth with them from Ur of the Chaldees , to go into the land of Canaan; and they came unto Haran, and dwelt there.


H761 ארמּי 'arammiy ar-am-mee' Patrial from H758; an Aramite or Aramaean: - Syrian, Aramitess.

BDB Definition: Syrian or Aramean = exalted 1) a thing or a person from Syria or Aram Part of Speech: adjective


H758 ארם aram arawm' From the same as H759; the highland ; Aram or Syria, and its inhabitants; also the name of a son of Shem, a grandson of Nahor, and of an Israelite: - Aram, Mesopotamia, Syria, Syrians.


BDB Definition: Aram or Arameans = exalted 1) Aram or Syria the nation 2) the Syrian or Aramean people

3) fifth son of Shem 4) a grandson of Nahor 5) a descendant of Asher Part of Speech: noun proper masculine


Gen.25[ 20] And Isaac was forty years old when he took Rebekah to wife, the daughter of Bethuel the Syrian of Padan-aram, the sister to Laban the Syrian.

וַיְהִי יִצְחָק, בֶּן־אַרְבָּעִים שָׁנָה, בְּקַחְתּוֹ אֶת־רִבְקָה בַּת־בְּתוּאֵל הָאֲרַמִּי, מִפַּדַּן אֲרָם־־אֲחוֹת לָבָן הָאֲרַמִּי, לוֹ לְאִשָּׁה

Gen.28 [5] And Isaac sent away Jacob: and he went to Padan-aram unto Laban, son of Bethuel the Syrian, the brother of Rebekah, Jacob's and Esau's mother.

וַיִּשְׁלַח יִצְחָק אֶת־יַעֲקֹב, וַיֵּלֶךְ פַּדֶּנָה אֲרָם־־אֶל־ לָבָן בֶּן־בְּתוּאֵל, הָאֲרַמִּי, אֲחִי רִבְקָה, אֵם יַעֲקֹב וְעֵשָׂו

Gen.31 [20] And Jacob stole away unawares to Laban the Syrian , לָבָן הָאֲרַמִּי in that he told him not that he fled.

[24] And God came to Laban the Syrian לָבָן הָאֲרַמִּי in a dream by night, and said unto him, Take heed that thou speak not to Jacob either good or

Laban is the brother Rebekah the daughter of Bethuel the Syrian


Gen.29[10 ] And it came to pass, when Jacob saw Rachel the daughter of Laban his mother's brother , and the sheep of Laban his mother's brother, that Jacob went near, and rolled the stone from the well's mouth, and watered the flock of Laban his mother's brother.
רָחֵל, בַּת־לָבָן אֲחִי אִמּוֹ

[13 ] And it came to pass, when Laban heard the tidings of Jacob his sister's son,

[16] And Laban had two daughters: the name of the elder was Leah, and the name of the younger was Rachel.

Jacob + Leah & Zilpah (Leah's maid) and Rachel & Bilhah (Rachel's maid) = 12 tribes


Gen.39 [ 1] And Joseph was brought down to Egypt; ( born od Rachel, Gen.30:22- 24 )

Gen.41[45 ] And Pharaoh called Joseph's name Zaphnath-paaneah; and he gave him to wife Asenath the daughter of Poti-pherah priest of On .

BDB Definition: Zaphnath-paaneah = treasury of the glorious rest

BDB Definition: Asenath = belonging to the goddess Neith

BDB Definition: On = strength or vigour 1) city in lower Egypt, bordering land of Goshen, centre of sun-worship, residence of Potipherah (priest of On and father-in-law of Joseph)


Gen.46[ 20] And unto Joseph in the land of Egypt were born Manasseh and Ephraim, which Asenath the daughter of Poti-pherah priest of On bare unto him.


Ruth the Moabitess

Ruth.1[ 4] And they took them wives of the women of Moab; the name of the one was Orpah, and the name of the other Ruth:

Ruth.4[13 ] So Boaz took Ruth , and she was his wife: and when he went in unto her, the LORD gave her conception, and she bare a son.
14] And the women said unto Naomi, Blessed be the LORD, which hath not left thee this day without a kinsman, that his name may be famous in Israel.
15] And he shall be unto thee a restorer of thy life, and a nourisher of thine old age: for thy daughter in law, which loveth thee, which is better to thee than seven sons, hath born him.
16] And Naomi took the child, and laid it in her bosom, and became nurse unto it.
17] And the women her neighbours gave it a name, saying, There is a son born to Naomi; and they called his name Obed: he is the father of Jesse, the father of David.
[18] Now these are the generations of Pharez: Pharez begat Hezron,
19] And Hezron begat Ram, and Ram begat Amminadab,
20] And Amminadab begat Nahshon, and Nahshon begat Salmon,
21] And Salmon begat Boaz, and Boaz begat Obed,
[22] And Obed begat Jesse, and Jesse begat David.



Rehoboam the son of Solomon reigned in Judah And his mother's name was Naamah an Ammonitess

1Kgs.11[ 1] But king Solomon loved many strange women, together with the daughter of Pharaoh, women of the Moabites, Ammonites, Edomites, Zidonians, and Hittites;[ 2] Of the nations concerning which the LORD said unto the children of Israel, Ye shall not go in to them, neither shall they come in unto you: for surely they will turn away your heart after their gods: Solomon clave unto these in love.[ 3] And he had seven hundred wives, princesses, and three hundred concubines: and his wives turned away his heart.

Deut.23[ 3] An Ammonite or Moabite shall not enter into the congregation of the LORD; even to their tenth generation shall they not enter into the congregation of the LORD for ever:

Neh.13[ 1] On that day they read in the book of Moses in the audience of the people; and therein was found written, that the Ammonite and the Moabite should not come into the congregation of God for ever;

1Kgs.14[ 21] And Rehoboam the son of Solomon reigned in Judah . Rehoboam was forty and one years old when he began to reign, and he reigned seventeen years in Jerusalem, the city which the LORD did choose out of all the tribes of Israel, to put his name there. And his mother's name was Naamah an Ammonitess. וְשֵׁם אִמּוֹ, נַעֲמָה הָעַמֹּנִית


Think this over:

Ur of the Chaldees


Pharaoh, Egypt





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