1 Samuel 14:35
And Saul built an altar unto the LORD; the same was the first altar that he built unto the LORD.
And they moved the first time according to the commandment of the LORD by the hand of Moses.
I found Israel like grapes in the wilderness; I saw your fathers as the early fruit of the fig tree in her beginning; but they went in unto Baalpeor and separated themselves unto shame and made themselves as abominable as that which they loved.
But seek ye first the kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these things shall be added unto you.
Thou hypocrite, first cast out the beam out of thine own eye, and then shalt thou be able to see to cast out the mote out of thy brother's eye.
And another of his disciples said unto him, Lord, suffer me first to go and bury my father.
Thou blind Pharisee, cleanse first that which is within the cup and platter that the outside of them may be clean also.
And the gospel needs to be preached unto all the Gentiles first.
(And this taxing was first made when Cyrenius was governor of Syria.)
And he said unto another, Follow me. But he said, Lord, allow me first to go and bury my father.
And another also said, Lord, I will follow thee, but let me first go bid farewell those who are at home at my house.
And into whatever house ye enter, first say, Peace be to this house.
For which of you intending to build a tower does not sit down first and count the cost, whether he has sufficient to finish it?
Or what king going to make war against another king does not sit down first and consult whether he is able with ten thousand to meet him that comes against him with twenty thousand?
But first he must suffer many things and be rejected of this generation.
and said unto him, Every man at the beginning sets forth the good wine, and when they are well satisfied, then that which is worse; but thou hast kept the good wine until now.
This beginning of the signs Jesus did in Cana of Galilee and manifested forth his glory, and his disciples believed on him.
The former treatise I have made, O Theophilus, of all that Jesus began both to do and teach,
But when Jacob heard that there was wheat in Egypt, he sent our fathers the first time.
The first woe is past; and, behold, there come two more woes after these things.