Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Matthew 1:2 in English Standard Version "Abraham was the father of Isaac, and Isaac the father of Jacob, and Jacob the father of Judah and his brothers," Ge 21:3 Abraham called the name of his son who was born to him, whom Sarah bore him, Isaac. Ge 25:26 Afterward his brother came out with his hand holding Esau’s heel, so his name was called Jacob. Isaac was sixty years old when she bore them. Ge 29:35 And she conceived again and bore a son, and said, “This time I will praise the Lord.” Therefore she called his name Judah. Then she ceased bearing.