“‘If you present a grain offering of first ripe grain to the Lord, you must present your grain offering of first ripe grain as soft kernels roasted in fire – crushed bits of fresh grain. 1
We also accept responsibility for 1 bringing the first fruits of our land and the first fruits of every fruit tree year by year to the temple of the LORD.
But now Christ has been raised from the dead, the firstfruits of those who have fallen asleep.
But each in his own order: Christ, the firstfruits; then when Christ comes, those who belong to him. 1
“The first of the firstfruits of your soil you must bring to the house of the Lord your God. You must not cook a young goat in its mother’s milk.” 1
The first of the firstfruits of your soil you must bring to the house of the Lord your God. “You must not cook a young goat in its mother’s milk. 1
You can present them to the Lord as an offering of first fruit, 1 but they must not go up to the altar for a soothing aroma.
“All the best of the olive oil and all the best of the wine and of the wheat, the first fruits of these things that they give to the Lord, I have given to you. 1
By his sovereign plan he gave us birth 1 through the message of truth, that we would be a kind of firstfruits of all he created.
He struck down all the firstborn in Egypt, the firstfruits of their reproductive power 1 in the tents of Ham.
He struck down all the firstborn in their land, the firstfruits of their reproductive power. 1
“You are also to observe 1 the Feast of Harvest, the firstfruits of your labors that you have sown in the field, and the Feast of Ingathering at the end of the year 2 when you have gathered in 3 your harvest 4 out of the field.
and the priest is to wave them – the two lambs 1 – along with the bread of the first fruits, as a wave offering before the Lord; they will be holy to the Lord for the priest.
You must give them the best of your 1 grain, new wine, and olive oil, as well as the best of your wool when you shear your flocks.
I also provided for 1 the wood offering at the appointed times and also for the first fruits. Please remember me for good, O my God.
Israel was set apart to the Lord; they were like the first fruits of a harvest to him. 1 All who tried to devour them were punished; disaster came upon them,” says the Lord.’”
“‘Also, on the day of the first fruits, when you bring a new grain offering to the Lord during your Feast of Weeks, you are to have a holy assembly. You must do no ordinary work.