Exodus 6:14-27††† Genealogy of Moses and Aaron

14 These are the heads of their fathers' houses: The sons of Reuben, the firstborn of Israel, were Hanoch, Pallu, Hezron, and Carmi. These are the families of Reuben. 15 And the sons of Simeon were Jemuel, Jamin, Ohad, Jachin, Zohar, and Shaul the son of a Canaanite woman. These are the families of Simeon. 16 These are the names of the sons of Levi according to their generations: Gershon, Kohath, and Merari. And the years of the life of Levi were one hundred and thirty-seven. 17 The sons of Gershon were Libni and Shimi according to their families. 18 And the sons of Kohath were Amram, Izhar, Hebron, and Uzziel. And the years of the life of Kohath were one hundred and thirty-three. 19 The sons of Merari were Mahali and Mushi. These are the families of Levi according to their generations.

 

20 Now Amram took for himself Jochebed, his father's sister, as wife; and she bore him Aaron and Moses. And the years of the life of Amram were one hundred and thirty-seven. 21 The sons of Izhar were Korah, Nepheg, and Zichri. 22 And the sons of Uzziel were Mishael, Elzaphan, and Zithri. 23 Aaron took to himself Elisheba, daughter of Amminadab, sister of Nahshon, as wife; and she bore him Nadab, Abihu, Eleazar, and Ithamar. 24 And the sons of Korah were Assir, Elkanah, and Abiasaph. These are the families of the Korahites. 25 Eleazar, Aaron's son, took for himself one of the daughters of Putiel as wife; and she bore him Phinehas. These are the heads of the fathers' houses of the Levites according to their families.

 

26 These are the same Aaron and Moses to whom the LORD said, "Bring out the children of Israel from the land of Egypt according to their armies." 27 These are the ones who spoke to Pharaoh king of Egypt, to bring out the children of Israel from Egypt. These are the same Moses and Aaron.††† NKJV

 

Facts Revealed:

Y   In the genealogy, God begins with the first born of Jacob to demonstrate that Moses is descended from Levi who is the third son of Jacob.Reuben was the first, Simeon the second and Levi the third.[Genesis 29:31-35]†††

Y   Moses was descended the son of Amram and Jochebed.

Y   Jochebed was the sister of Kohath, Amramís father.

Y   Moses was the second born son of Amram, who was the firstborn son of Kohath, who was the second born son of Levi, who was the son of Jacob whose name was changed to Israel, who went with his sons to Joseph in Egypt because of the famine in the land of Canaan.

Y   Levi lived 137 years, Kohath lived 133 years, Amram lived 137 years

Y   God had told Abraham that the Children of Israel would come out of Egypt after 400 years, and in the forth generation.†† [Genesis 15:13-16]

Y   Moses and Aaron are the forth generation of Levi who came into the land of Egypt with his father Israel.

Y   God kept His promise accurately as the Children of Israel came out of Egypt 430 years after they had gone into Egypt, and in the fourth generation.††† [Exodus 12:40-41]