Genesis 4:1-6 NLT

1 Now Adama had sexual relations with his wife, Eve, and she became pregnant. When she gave birth to Cain, she said, “With the LORD ’s help, I have producedb a man!”

References for Genesis 4:1

    • n 4:1 - Or the man; also in 4:25 .
    • o 4:1 - Or I have acquired. Cain sounds like a Hebrew term that can mean “produce” or “acquire.”
      2 Later she gave birth to his brother and named him Abel. When they grew up, Abel became a shepherd, while Cain cultivated the ground.
      3 When it was time for the harvest, Cain presented some of his crops as a gift to the LORD .
      4 Abel also brought a gift—the best portions of the firstborn lambs from his flock. The LORD accepted Abel and his gift,
      5 but he did not accept Cain and his gift. This made Cain very angry, and he looked dejected.
      6 “Why are you so angry?” the LORD asked Cain. “Why do you look so dejected?