Genesis 4:1-6 (Lexham English Bible)

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Cain and Abel

1 Now Adam knewa Eve his wife, and she conceived and bore Cain. And she said, "I have given birth to a man with [the help of] Yahweh." 2 {Then she bore}b his brother Abel. And Abel became a keeper of sheep, and Cain became a tiller of the ground. 3 And {in the course of time}c Cain brought an offering from the fruit of the ground to Yahweh, 4 and Abel also brought [an offering] from {the choicest firstlings of his flock}.d And Yahweh looked with favor to Abel and to his offering, 5 but to Cain and to his offering he did not look with favor. And Cain became very angry, and his face fell. 6 And Yahweh said to Cain, "Why are you angry, and why is your face fallen?
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