God didn’t consult Joseph about Mary’s pregnancy.
Joseph was a righteous man. (Matthew 1:19)
- צַדִּיק – tsaddiyq: “righteous man”
The Message of Matthew 1:
- Jesus was born into and saves imperfect families
- “Name him Jesus, for he will save his people from their sins.”
- Jesus: “The Lord Saves”
- He fixed our imperfections by becoming one of us