Who was Mary’s father the mother of Jesus?
Who was Mary’s mother?
What is Mary’s genealogy?
A more straightforward and the most common explanation is that Luke’s genealogy is of Mary, with Eli being her father, while Matthew’s describes the genealogy of Joseph. This view was advanced as early as John of Damascus (d. 749). Luke’s text says that Jesus was “a son, as was supposed, of Joseph, of Eli”.
Did Jesus have a child?
They want you to know that, buried beneath centuries of misinformation and conspiracy, Jesus had a secret wife, named Mary Magdalene, and he fathered two children with her.
All About Mary
Joseph is clearly pointed out as descendant of David in both genealogies. On the other hand, New Testament sources are silent about Mary’s descendance from David. However, through her marriage with Joseph she enters his family and legally becomes, she and her son Jesus, a part of the House of David.