Luke 2:2; Luke 13:30; Luke 14:18; Luke 15:22; Luke 16:5; Luke 19:16; Luke 19:47; Luke 20:29
(And this taxing was first made when Cyrenius was governor of Syria.)
And, behold , there are last which shall be first, and there are first which shall be last.
And they all with one consent began to make excuse . The first said unto him, I have bought a piece of ground, and I must needs go and see it: I pray thee have me excused .
But the father said to his servants, Bring forth the best robe, and put it on him; and put a ring on his hand, and shoes on his feet:
So he called every one of his lord's debtors unto him, and said unto the first, How much owest thou unto my lord?
Then came the first, saying , Lord, thy pound hath gained ten pounds.
And he taught daily in the temple. But the chief priests and the scribes and the chief of the people sought to destroy him,
There were therefore seven brethren: and the first took a wife, and died without children.