If you do what is right, will you not be accepted? But if you do not do what is right, sin is crouching at your door; it desires to have you, but you must rule over it.”
References for Genesis 4:7
Now Cain said to his brother Abel, “Let’s go out to the field.” While they were in the field, Cain attacked his brother Abel and killed him.
References for Genesis 4:8
Then the LORD said to Cain, “Where is your brother Abel?” “I don’t know,” he replied. “Am I my brother’s keeper?”
References for Genesis 4:9
The LORD said, “What have you done? Listen! Your brother’s blood cries out to me from the ground.
References for Genesis 4:10
Now you are under a curse and driven from the ground, which opened its mouth to receive your brother’s blood from your hand.
References for Genesis 4:11
When you work the ground, it will no longer yield its crops for you. You will be a restless wanderer on the earth.”
References for Genesis 4:12
Cain said to the LORD, “My punishment is more than I can bear.
Today you are driving me from the land, and I will be hidden from your presence; I will be a restless wanderer on the earth, and whoever finds me will kill me.”
References for Genesis 4:14
But the LORD said to him, “Not so ; anyone who kills Cain will suffer vengeance seven times over.” Then the LORD put a mark on Cain so that no one who found him would kill him.
References for Genesis 4:15
So Cain went out from the LORD’s presence and lived in the land of Nod, east of Eden.
References for Genesis 4:16
Cain made love to his wife, and she became pregnant and gave birth to Enoch. Cain was then building a city, and he named it after his son Enoch.
References for Genesis 4:17