Genesis 4:1-6 NAS

Cain and Abel

1 Now the man ahad relations with his wife Eve, and she conceived and gave birth to bCain, and she said, "I have gotten a cmanchild with the help of the LORD."

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    • ­ 4:1 - Lit "knew"
    • ® 4:1 - I.e. gotten one
    • ¯ 4:1 - Or "man, the LORD
      2 Again, she gave birth to his brother Abel. And 1Abel was 2a keeper of flocks, but Cain was a tiller of the ground.

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      3 So it came about din the course * of time that Cain brought an offering to the LORD of the fruit of the ground.

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        • ° 4:3 - Lit "at the end of days"
          4 3Abel, on his part also brought of the firstlings of his flock and of their fat portions. And 4the LORD had regard for Abel and for his offering;

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          5 but 5for Cain and for his offering He had no regard. So 6Cain became very angry and his countenance fell.

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          6 Then the LORD said to Cain, "7Why are you angry? And why has your countenance fallen?

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