Colossians 1:18

18 And he is the head of the body, the church: who is the Beginning (greek: arche), the firstborn from the dead; that in all things he might have the preeminence.

Revelation 3:14

14 And unto the angel of the church of the Laodiceans write; These things saith the Amen, the faithful and true witness, the Beginning (greek: arche) of the creation of God;