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First Fruits, The


1. To be brought to God’s house. Ex 34:26.

2. Different kinds of

a. Barley harvest. Le 23:10-14.

b. Wheat harvest. Ex 23:16; Le 23:16,17.

c. Wine and oil. De 18:4.

d. Wool. De 18:4.

e. Honey. 2Ch 31:5.

f. Fruit of new trees in fourth year. Le 19:23,24.

g. All agricultural produce. De 26:2.

3. To be the very best of their kind. Nu 18:12.

4. Holy to the Lord. Eze 48:14.

5. God honoured by the offering of. Pr 3:9.

6. Offering of, consecrated the whole. Ro 11:16.

7. To be offered

a. Without delay. Ex 22:29.

b. In a basket. De 26:2.

c. With thanksgiving. De 26:3-10.

8. Allotted to the priests. Nu 18:12,13; Le 23:20; De 18:3-5.

9. Law of, restored after the captivity. Ne 10:35,37; 13:31.

10. Illustrative of

a. The Jewish church. Jer 2:3.

b. First converts in any place. Ro 16:5.

c. Church of Christ. Jas 1:18; Re 14:4.

d. Resurrection of Christ. 1Co 15:20,23.