Bible Cross References
Exodus 13:2
"Dedicate all the first-born males to me, for every first-born male Israelite and every first-born male animal belongs to me."
Exodus 13:12-15
you must offer every first-born male to the LORD. Every first-born male of your animals belongs to the LORD,
but you must buy back from him every first-born male donkey by offering a lamb in its place. If you do not want to buy back the donkey, break its neck. You must buy back every first-born male child of yours.
In the future, when your son asks what this observance means, you will answer him, 'By using great power the LORD brought us out of Egypt, the place where we were slaves.
When the king of Egypt was stubborn and refused to let us go, the LORD killed every first-born male in the land of Egypt, both human and animal. That is why we sacrifice every first-born male animal to the LORD, but buy back our first-born sons.
Exodus 22:29
"Give me the offerings from your grain, your wine, and your olive oil when they are due. "Give me your first-born sons.
Exodus 34:19
"Every first-born son and first-born male domestic animal belongs to me,
Numbers 3:13
(SEE 3:12)
Numbers 8:16
I have claimed them in the place of all the first-born sons of the Israelites, and they belong to me alone.
Numbers 8:17
When I killed all the first-born in Egypt, I consecrated as my own the oldest son of each Israelite family and the first-born of every animal.
Numbers 18:15
"Every first-born child or animal that the Israelites present to me belongs to you. But you must accept payment to buy back every first-born child, and must also accept payment for every first-born animal that is ritually unclean.