Now the manahadrelations with his wifeEve, and she conceived and gavebirth to bCain, and she said, "I have gotten a cmanchild with the help of the LORD."
2Again, she gavebirth to his brotherAbel. And 1Abel was 2a keeper of flocks, but Cain was a tiller of the ground.
So it came about din the course of time that Cainbrought an offering to the LORD of the fruit of the ground.
43Abel, on his partalsobrought of the firstlings of his flock and of their fatportions. And 4the LORDhadregard for Abel and for his offering;
but 5for Cain and for his offering He hadnoregard. So 6Cainbecameveryangry and his countenancefell.
Then the LORDsaid to Cain, "7Why are you angry? And why has your countenancefallen?