So the first shall be last, and the last first; for many are called, but few are chosen.
1 Corinthians 15:45
And so it is written, The first man Adam was made a living soul; the last Adam was made a life-giving Spirit.
1 Corinthians 15:47
The first man is of the earth, earthy; the second man is the Lord of heaven.
1 Corinthians 15:46
Howbeit the spiritual is not first, but the natural; and afterward, that which is spiritual.
But many that are first shall be last, and many of the last shall be first.
But many of the first shall be last; and of the last first.
And, behold, there are last which shall be first, and there are first which shall be last.
Then, sitting down, he called the twelve and said unto them, If anyone desires to be first, the same shall be last of all and servant of all.
and whosoever of you that desires to be first shall be slave of all.
But when the first came, they supposed that they should have received more but they likewise received each one a denarius.
Then came the first, saying, Lord, thy mina has gained ten minas.
Now there were with us seven brothers, and the first, when he had married a wife, deceased, and, having no seed, left his wife unto his brother;
Now there were seven brethren, and the first took a wife and dying left no seed.
There were therefore seven brethren, and the first took a wife and died without children.
When they were past the first and the second guard, they came unto the iron gate that leads unto the city, which opened to them of its own accord, and they went out and passed on through one street, and then the angel departed from him.
So when they continued asking him, he lifted himself up and said unto them, He that is without sin among you, let him be the first to cast a stone at her.
And Cush begat Nimrod. He began to be powerful in the earth.
1 Corinthians 12:28
And God did set certain ones in the congregation : first apostles, secondarily prophets, thirdly teachers, after that faculties, then gifts of healings, helps, governments, diversities of tongues.
In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.