‘firstborn’ ….. from ‘Joshua” till the “Prophets” in the Old Testament (KJV)

Also I will make him my firstborn,
higher than the kings of the earth. – Psa 89:27

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I am no preacher, but, am a prime sinner and living in this world in HIS mercy. For a sinner like me too, when I read “The Holy Bible” KJV,  the following verses were given in the context of “firstborn”.

Jos 6:26 And Joshua adjured them at that time, saying,
Cursed be the man before the LORD,
that riseth up and buildeth this city Jericho:
he shall lay the foundation thereof in his firstborn,
and in his youngest son shall he set up the gates of it.

Jos 17:1 There was also a lot for the tribe of Manasseh;
for he was the firstborn of Joseph;
to wit, for Machir the firstborn of Manasseh,
the father of Gilead:
because he was a man of war,
therefore he had Gilead and Bashan.

Jdg 8:20 And he said unto Jether his firstborn, Up,
and slay them. But the youth drew not his sword:
for he feared, because he was yet a youth.

1Sa 8:2 Now the name of his firstborn was Joel;
and the name of his second, Abiah:
they were judges in Beersheba.

1Sa 14:49 Now the sons of Saul were Jonathan,
and Ishui,
and Melchishua:
and the names of his two daughters were these;
the name of the firstborn Merab,
and the name of the younger Michal:

1Sa 17:13 And the three eldest sons of Jesse
went and followed Saul to the battle:
and the names of his three sons
that went to the battle were Eliab the firstborn,
and next unto him Abinadab,
and the third Shammah.

2Sa 3:2 And unto David were sons born in Hebron:
and his firstborn was Amnon,
of Ahinoam the Jezreelitess;

1Ki 16:34 In his days did Hiel the Bethelite build Jericho:
he laid the foundation thereof in Abiram his firstborn,
and set up the gates thereof in his youngest son Segub,
according to the word of the LORD,
which he spake by Joshua the son of Nun.

1Ch 1:13 And Canaan begat Zidon his firstborn,
and Heth,

1Ch 1:29 These are their generations:
The firstborn of Ishmael, Nebaioth; then Kedar,
and Adbeel,
and Mibsam,

1Ch 2:3 The sons of Judah; Er,
and Onan,
and Shelah:
which three were born unto him
of the daughter of Shua the Canaanitess.
And Er, the firstborn of Judah,
was evil in the sight of the LORD;
and he slew him.

1Ch 2:13 And Jesse begat his firstborn Eliab,
and Abinadab the second,
and Shimma the third,

1Ch 2:25 And the sons of Jerahmeel
the firstborn of Hezron were,
Ram the firstborn,
and Bunah,
and Oren,
and Ozem,
and Ahijah.

1Ch 2:27 And the sons of Ram
the firstborn of Jerahmeel were, Maaz,
and Jamin,
and Eker.

1Ch 2:42 Now the sons of Caleb
the brother of Jerahmeel were,
Mesha his firstborn,
which was the father of Ziph;
and the sons of Mareshah the father of Hebron.

1Ch 2:50 These were the sons of Caleb the son of Hur,
the firstborn of Ephratah;
Shobal the father of Kirjathjearim,

1Ch 3:1 Now these were the sons of David,
which were born unto him in Hebron;
the firstborn Amnon,
of Ahinoam the Jezreelitess;
the second Daniel,
of Abigail the Carmelitess:

1Ch 3:15 And the sons of Josiah were,
the firstborn Johanan,
the second Jehoiakim,
the third Zedekiah,
the fourth Shallum.

1Ch 4:4 And Penuel the father of Gedor,
and Ezer the father of Hushah.
These are the sons of Hur,
the firstborn of Ephratah,
the father of Bethlehem.

1Ch 5:1 Now the sons of Reuben the firstborn of Israel,
for he was the firstborn;
(but, forasmuch as he defiled his father’s bed,
his birthright was given unto the sons of Joseph the son of Israel:
and the genealogy is not to be reckoned after the birthright.)

1Ch 5:3 The sons, I say,
of Reuben the firstborn of Israel were, Hanoch,
and Pallu, Hezron,
and Carmi.

1Ch 6:28 And the sons of Samuel;
the firstborn Vashni,
and Abiah.

1Ch 8:1 Now Benjamin begat Bela his firstborn,
Ashbel the second,
and Aharah the third,

1Ch 8:30 And his firstborn son Abdon,
and Zur,
and Kish,
and Baal,
and Nadab,

1Ch 8:39 And the sons of Eshek his brother were,
Ulam his firstborn,
Jehush the second,
and Eliphelet the third.

1Ch 9:5 And of the Shilonites; Asaiah the firstborn,
and his sons.

1Ch 9:31 And Mattithiah, one of the Levites,
who was the firstborn of Shallum the Korahite,
had the set office over the things that were made in the pans.

1Ch 9:36 And his firstborn son Abdon, then Zur,
and Kish,
and Baal,
and Ner,
and Nadab,

1Ch 26:2 And the sons of Meshelemiah were,
Zechariah the firstborn,
Jediael the second,
Zebadiah the third, Jathniel the fourth,

1Ch 26:4 Moreover the sons of Obededom were,
Shemaiah the firstborn,
Jehozabad the second,
Joah the third,
and Sacar the fourth,
and Nethaneel the fifth,

1Ch 26:10 Also Hosah, of the children of Merari, had sons;
Simri the chief,
(for though he was not the firstborn,
yet his father made him the chief;)

2Ch 21:3 And their father gave them great gifts of silver,
and of gold,
and of precious things, with fenced cities in Judah:
but the kingdom gave he to Jehoram;
because he was the firstborn.

Neh 10:36 Also the firstborn of our sons,
and of our cattle, as it is written in the law,
and the firstlings of our herds and of our flocks,
to bring to the house of our God,
unto the priests that minister in the house of our God:

Job 18:13 It shall devour the strength of his skin:
even the firstborn of death shall devour his strength.

Psa 78:51 And smote all the firstborn in Egypt;
the chief of their strength in the tabernacles of Ham:

Psa 89:27 Also I will make him my firstborn,
higher than the kings of the earth.

Psa 105:36 He smote also all the firstborn in their land,
the chief of all their strength.

Psa 135:8 Who smote the firstborn of Egypt,
both of man and beast.

Psa 136:10 To him that smote Egypt in their firstborn:
for his mercy endureth for ever:

Isa 14:30 And the firstborn of the poor shall feed,
and the needy shall lie down in safety:
and I will kill thy root with famine,
and he shall slay thy remnant.

Jer 31:9 They shall come with weeping,
and with supplications will I lead them:
I will cause them to walk by the rivers of waters in a straight way,
wherein they shall not stumble:
for I am a father to Israel,
and Ephraim is my firstborn.

Mic 6:7 Will the LORD be pleased with thousands of rams,
or with ten thousands of rivers of oil?
shall I give my firstborn
for my transgression,
the fruit of my body for the sin of my soul?

Zec 12:10 And I will pour upon the house of David,
and upon the inhabitants of Jerusalem,
the spirit of grace and of supplications:
and they shall look upon me whom they have pierced,
and they shall mourn for him,
as one mourneth for his only son,
and shall be in bitterness for him,
as one that is in bitterness for his firstborn.
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About David Mathi Raj
I am engaged in the computer field since 1977, particularly in Documentation, Desktop Publishing & Training field since 1986. The design work provides me creative satisfaction and motivates me to look for more challenging activities. I have a taste for Technical Writing. Presently, I am a Freelancer. My SME (Subject-Matter Expert) is "The Holy Bible (KJV)" and publishing the "Subject" from the Holy Bible only. I use CorelDraw X5 & X6 to create my flyers. I emphasize, that, I am no preacher, I am nothing special, but, an average man. Personally, I am from the bottom of the society, Tamil speaking 'Adhi-Dravida' community in Tamil Nadu, India. Father was Head-master of a municipal Higher Secondary School, passed at the age of 50 (05/05/1922 – 03/07/1972). Mother was a Teacher in a Municipal Higher Secondary School, passed after her retirement (08/04/1927 – 17/12/1993). Now I am living in New Delhi, India.

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