12 You may present them to the Lord as an offering of firstfruits,(A) but they are not to be offered on the altar as a pleasing aroma.

Read full chapter

Christ’s Resurrection Guarantees Ours

20 But now Christ has been raised from the dead, the firstfruits(A) of those who have fallen asleep.

Read full chapter

These are the ones not defiled with women, for they have kept their virginity.(A) These are the ones who follow the Lamb wherever He goes. They were redeemed[a][b] from the human race as the firstfruits(B) for God and the Lamb.

Read full chapter


  1. Revelation 14:4 Other mss add by Jesus
  2. Revelation 14:4 Or purchased

Bible Gateway Recommends

Bible Gateway Sponsors