“Eber lived thirty four years and became the father of Peleg.” So what? What do all these boring genealogies have to do with Jesus? Why did God list just one son when the fathers had more children? Might these genealogies point to the promised Messiah? In addition, Dr. Bramson discusses the curse of Jeconiah and shows how Jesus was a descendent of King David though both his mother, Mary, and his adoptive father, Joseph.