The patristic rule stated that the genealogy was always recorded from the father’s bloodline and not the mother’s. Luke honors that, but includes that of Mary.
The idea that Jesus’ mother was a virgin when He was born, is difficult to grasp. Medically speaking you need a man and a woman to have a baby.
In this article I would like to focus on an aspect of the virgin birth that we easily overlook if we do not pay attention to the genealogy of Jesus.
Taking up the challenge of transferring doctrine to the next generation is a huge responsibility and not something to be taken lightly.
The Word of God puts a huge responsibility on the shoulders of a current generation to transfer their faith to the next generation(s). Parents need to see how important it is to transfer correct doctrine to their children. This is clear from Psalm 78:1-8.