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25 Bible Verses about Being First

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Genesis 25:25

And the first came out red all over like a hairy garment; and they called his name Esau.

Genesis 38:28

And it came to pass when she brought forth, that one stretched out his hand, and the midwife took it and bound round his hand a scarlet thread, saying, This came out first.

Numbers 2:9

All that were numbered of the camp of Judah were a hundred and eighty-six thousand four hundred, according to their hosts. They shall set forth first.

Numbers 24:20

And he saw Amalek, and took up his parable, and said, Amalek is the first of the nations, but his latter end shall be for destruction.

Deuteronomy 17:7

The hands of the witnesses shall be first upon him to put him to death, and afterwards the hands of all the people; and thou shalt put evil away from thy midst.

1 Samuel 14:35

And Saul built an altar to Jehovah: this was the first altar he built to Jehovah.

Proverbs 18:17

He that is first in his own cause seemeth just; but his neighbour cometh and searcheth him.

Matthew 7:5

Hypocrite, cast out first the beam out of thine eye, and then thou wilt see clearly to cast out the mote out of the eye of thy brother.

Luke 6:42

or how canst thou say to thy brother, Brother, allow me, I will cast out the mote that is in thine eye, thyself not seeing the beam that is in thine eye? Hypocrite, cast out first the beam out of thine eye, and then thou shalt see clear to cast out the mote which is in the eye of thy brother.

Luke 11:26

Then he goes and takes seven other spirits worse than himself, and entering in, they dwell there; and the last condition of that man becomes worse than the first.

Mark 4:28

The earth bears fruit of itself, first the blade, then an ear, then full corn in the ear.

Mark 7:27

But Jesus said to her, Suffer the children to be first filled; for it is not right to take the children's bread and cast it to the dogs.

Mark 12:28

And one of the scribes who had come up, and had heard them reasoning together, perceiving that he had answered them well, demanded of him, Which is the first commandment of all?

Luke 14:28

For which of you, desirous of building a tower, does not first sit down and count the cost, if he have what is needed to complete it;

John 5:4

For an angel descended at a certain season in the pool and troubled the water. Whoever therefore first went in after the troubling of the water became well, whatever disease he laboured under.

1 Timothy 3:10

And let these be first proved, then let them minister, being without charge against them.

Hebrews 10:9

then he said, Lo, I come to do thy will. He takes away the first that he may establish the second;

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