Are you so foolish? After beginning with the Spirit, are you now going to be made complete by the flesh?
A son was born to Seth also, and he named him Enosh. At that time people began to call on the name of the Lord.
At the beginning of your petitions an answer went out, and I have come to give it, for you are treasured [by God]. So consider the message and understand the vision:
"Don't be afraid, Daniel," he said to me, "for from the first day that you purposed to understand and to humble yourself before your God, your prayers were heard. I have come because of your prayers.
The Lord said, "If, as one people all having the same language, they have begun to do this, then nothing they plan to do will be impossible for them.
To start a conflict is to release a flood; stop the dispute before it breaks out.
Noah, a man of the soil, was the first to plant a vineyard.
2 Kings 15:37
In those days the Lord began sending Rezin king of Aram and Pekah son of Remaliah against Judah.
Slaughter the old men, the young men and women, as well as the [older] women and little children, but do not come near anyone who has the mark. Now begin at My sanctuary." So they began with the elders who were in front of the temple.
Harness the horses to the chariot, you residents of Lachish. This was the beginning of sin for Daughter Zion, because Israel's acts of rebellion can be traced to you.
When he began to settle accounts, one who owed 10,000 talents was brought before him.
He summoned the Twelve and began to send them out in pairs and gave them authority over unclean spirits.
As He was setting out on a journey, a man ran up, knelt down before Him, and asked Him, "Good Teacher, what must I do to inherit eternal life?"
When he heard that it was Jesus the Nazarene, he began to cry out, "Son of David, Jesus, have mercy on me!"
2 Corinthians 8:6
So we urged Titus that, just as he had begun, so he should also complete this grace to you.
Early on the first day of the week, after He had risen, He appeared first to Mary Magdalene, out of whom He had driven seven demons.