Colossians 1:18 — And He is the head of the body, the church, who is the beginning, the firstborn from the dead, that in all things He may have the preeminence.
1 Corinthians 15:20 — But now Christ is risen from the dead, and has become the firstfruits of those who have fallen asleep.
Romans 8:29 — For whom He foreknew, He also predestined to be conformed to the image of His Son, that He might be the firstborn among many brethren.
Hebrews 1:2 — has in these last days spoken to us by His Son, whom He has appointed heir of all things, through whom also He made the worlds;
Colossians 1:15 — He is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn over all creation.
Unless noted otherwise, all Scripture verses are from The New King James Version. 1996, ©1982. Nashville: Thomas Nelson.