Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And the first of all the firstfruits of all things, and every oblation of all, of every sort of your oblations, shall be the priest's: ye shall also give unto the priest the first of your dough, that he may cause the blessing to rest in thine house.
All the first-fruits
All the first-fruits
Let the first male child of every mother among the children of Israel be kept holy for me, even the first male birth among man or beast; for it is mine.
Do not keep back your offerings from the wealth of your grain and your vines. The first of your sons you are to give to me.
The best of the first-fruits of your land are to be taken into the house of the Lord your God. The young goat is not to be cooked in its mother's milk
For all the first sons are mine; on the day when I put to death all the first sons in the land of Egypt, I took for myself every first male birth of man and beast. They are mine; I am the Lord.
Then, when you take for your food the produce of the land, you are to give an offering lifted up before the Lord.
All the best of the oil and the wine and the grain, the first-fruits of them which they give to the Lord, to you have I given them.
And in addition you are to give him the first of your grain and wine and oil, and the first wool cut from your sheep.
2 Chronicles 31:4
In addition, he gave orders to the people of Jerusalem to give to the priests and Levites that part which was theirs by right, so that they might be strong in keeping the law of the Lord.
And to take the first-fruits of our land, and the first-fruits of every sort of tree, year by year, into the house of the Lord;
Of his purpose he gave us being, by his true word, so that we might be, in a sense, the first-fruits of all the things which he had made.
That he may
So now, I have come here with the first of the fruits of the earth which you, O Lord, have given me. Then you will put it down before the Lord your God and give him worship:
Give honour to the Lord with your wealth, and with the first-fruits of all your increase:
Let your tenths come into the store-house so that there may be food in my house, and put me to the test by doing so, says the Lord of armies, and see if I do not make the windows of heaven open and send down such a blessing on you that there is no room for it.