Genesis 4:1-6 LEB

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."

References for Genesis 4:1

    • Ô 4:1 - Or "had intercourse with"
      2 {Then she bore}b his brother Abel. And Abel became a keeper of sheep, and Cain became a tiller of the ground.

      References for Genesis 4:2

        • Õ 4:2 - Literally "And she added to bear"
          3 And {in the course of time}c Cain brought an offering from the fruit of the ground to Yahweh,

          References for Genesis 4:3

            • Ö 4:3 - Literally "it came to pass at the end of days"
              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,

              References for Genesis 4:4

                • × 4:4 - Literally "from the firstlings of his flock and from their fat"
                  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?