What the Bible Says About

Contradictions
-By Name
-As numbered in the SAB book


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-1001 CONTRADICTIONS & DISCREPANCIES in the CHRISTIAN BIBLES


How many generations from Jesus to Abraham?


42

So all the generations from Abraham to David are fourteen generations; and from David until the carrying away into Babylon are fourteen generations; and from the carrying away into Babylon unto Christ are fourteen generations.
(14 x 3 = 42) Matthew 1:17

41

(Leaving out the begats.)
  1. Abraham
  2. Isaac
  3. Jacob
  4. Judas
  5. Phares
  6. Esrom
  7. Aram
  8. Aminadab
  9. Naasson
  10. Salmon
  11. Booz
  12. Obed
  13. Jesse
  14. David
  1. Solomon
  2. Roboam
  3. Abia;
  4. Asa
  5. Josaphat
  6. Joram;
  7. Ozias
  8. Joatham;
  9. Achaz
  10. Ezekias
  11. Manasses
  12. Amon
  13. Josias
  14. Jechonias
  1. Salathiel
  2. Zorobabel
  3. Abiud
  4. Eliakim
  5. Azor
  6. Sadoc
  7. Achim
  8. Eliud
  9. Eleazar
  10. Matthan
  11. Jacob
  12. Joseph,
  13. Jesus
    Matthew 1:1-16

There are only 13 generations from the Babylonian captivity to Jesus.



A sober look at Biblical problems
The genealogy in Matthew is too short

Wikipedia
Genealogy of Jesus: Forty-two

Christian Responses
LookingUntoJesus.net