In the beginning07225
God created the heaven and the earth.
And the beginning07225
of his kingdom was Babel, and Erech, and Accad, and Calneh, in the land of Shinar. Babel: Gr. Babylon
Reuben, thou art my firstborn, my might, and the beginning07225
of my strength, the excellency of dignity, and the excellency of power:
of the firstfruits of thy land thou shalt bring into the house of the LORD thy God. Thou shalt not seethe a kid in his mother's milk.
of the firstfruits of thy land thou shalt bring unto the house of the LORD thy God. Thou shalt not seethe a kid in his mother's milk.
As for the oblation of the firstfruits07225
, ye shall offer them unto the LORD: but they shall not be burnt on the altar for a sweet savour. be burnt: Heb. ascend
Speak unto the children of Israel, and say unto them, When ye be come into the land which I give unto you, and shall reap the harvest thereof, then ye shall bring a sheaf of the firstfruits07225
of your harvest unto the priest: sheaf: or, handful: Heb. omer
Ye shall offer up a cake of the first07225
of your dough for an heave offering: as ye do the heave offering of the threshingfloor, so shall ye heave it.
Of the first07225
of your dough ye shall give unto the LORD an heave offering in your generations.
All the best of the oil, and all the best of the wine, and of the wheat, the firstfruits07225
of them which they shall offer unto the LORD, them have I given thee. best: Heb. fat
And when he looked on Amalek, he took up his parable, and said, Amalek was the first07225
of the nations; but his latter end shall be that he perish for ever. the nations: the nations that warred against Israel that...: or, even to destruction
A land which the LORD thy God careth for: the eyes of the LORD thy God are always upon it, from the beginning07225
of the year even unto the end of the year. careth...: Heb. seeketh
also of thy corn, of thy wine, and of thine oil, and the first07225
of the fleece of thy sheep, shalt thou give him.
But he shall acknowledge the son of the hated for the firstborn, by giving him a double portion of all that he hath: for he is the beginning07225
of his strength; the right of the firstborn is his. that...: Heb. that is found with him
That thou shalt take of the first07225
of all the fruit of the earth, which thou shalt bring of thy land that the LORD thy God giveth thee, and shalt put it in a basket, and shalt go unto the place which the LORD thy God shall choose to place his name there.
And now, behold, I have brought the firstfruits06529, 07225
of the land, which thou, O LORD, hast given me. And thou shalt set it before the LORD thy God, and worship before the LORD thy God:
And he provided the first part07225
for himself, because there, in a portion of the lawgiver, was he seated; and he came with the heads of the people, he executed the justice of the LORD, and his judgments with Israel. seated: Heb. cieled
1 Samuel 2:29
Wherefore kick ye at my sacrifice and at mine offering, which I have commanded in my habitation; and honourest thy sons above me, to make yourselves fat with the chiefest07225
of all the offerings of Israel my people?
1 Samuel 15:21
But the people took of the spoil, sheep and oxen, the chief07225
of the things which should have been utterly destroyed, to sacrifice unto the LORD thy God in Gilgal.