Are ye so senseless? having begun in Spirit, are ye going to be made perfect in flesh?
And to Seth, to him also was born a son; and he called his name Enosh. Then people began to call on the name of Jehovah.
At the beginning of thy supplications the word went forth, and I am come to declare it; for thou art one greatly beloved. Therefore consider the word, and have understanding in the vision:
And he said unto me, Fear not, Daniel; for from the first day that thou didst set thy heart to understand, and to humble thyself before thy God, thy words were heard, and I am come because of thy words.
And Jehovah said, Behold, the people is one, and have all one language; and this have they begun to do. And now will they be hindered in nothing that they meditate doing.
The beginning of contention is as when one letteth out water; therefore leave off strife before it become vehement.
And Noah began to be a husbandman, and planted a vineyard.
2 Kings 15:37
In those days Jehovah began to send against Judah Rezin the king of Syria, and Pekah the son of Remaliah.
Slay utterly the old man, the young man, and the maiden, and little children, and women; but come not near any man upon whom is the mark; and begin at my sanctuary. Then they began at the elders who were before the house.
Bind the chariot to the swift steed, O inhabitress of Lachish: she was the beginning of sin to the daughter of Zion; for in thee were found the transgressions of Israel.
And having begun to reckon, one debtor of ten thousand talents was brought to him.
And he calls the twelve to him; and he began to send them out two and two, and gave to them power over the unclean spirits;
And as he went forth into the way, a person ran up to him, and kneeling to him asked him, Good Teacher, what shall I do that I may inherit eternal life?
And having heard that it was Jesus the Nazaraean, he began to cry out and to say, O Son of David, Jesus, have mercy on me.
2 Corinthians 8:6
So that we begged Titus that, according as he had before begun, so he would also complete as to you this grace also;
Now when he had risen very early, the first day of the week, he appeared first to Mary of Magdala, out of whom he had cast seven demons.