His firstborn son was Abdon, followed by Zur, Kish, Baal, Ner, Nadab,
Meshelemiah’s sons: The firstborn Zechariah, the second Jediael, the third Zebadiah, the fourth Jathniel,
He struck down all the firstborn in Egypt, the firstfruits of their reproductive power
I will appoint him to be my firstborn son,
He struck down all the firstborn in their land, the firstfruits of their reproductive power.
The tribe of Manasseh, Joseph’s firstborn son, was also allotted land.
But you must not redeem the firstborn of a cow or a sheep or a goat; they are holy. You must splash
The sons of Reuben, Israel’s firstborn – (Now he was the firstborn, but when he defiled his father’s bed,
By faith he kept the Passover and the sprinkling of the blood,
We also accept responsibility, as is written in the law, for bringing the firstborn of our sons and our cattle and the firstborn of our herds and of our flocks to the temple of our God, to the priests who are ministering in the temple of our God.
“Take the Levites instead of all the firstborn males among the Israelites, and the livestock of the Levites instead of their livestock. And the Levites will be mine. I am the Lord.
“It is not our custom here,”
It eats away parts of his skin;
and I said to you, ‘Let my son go that he may serve
“Do not hold back offerings from your granaries or your vats.
Then the Lord said to Moses, “Number all the firstborn males of the Israelites from a month old and upward, and take