Genesis 4:1-6 NLT

1 Now Adam a slept with his wife, Eve, and she became pregnant. When the time came, she gave birth to Cain, b and she said, "With the LORD's help, I have brought forth c a man!"

References for Genesis 4:1

    • j 4:1 - Hebrew <I>the man.</I>
    • k 4:1 - <I>Cain</I> sounds like a Hebrew term that can mean "bring forth" or "acquire."
    • l 4:1 - Or <I>I have acquired.</I>
      2 Later she gave birth to a second son and named him Abel.When they grew up, Abel became a shepherd, while Cain was a farmer.
      3 At harvesttime Cain brought to the LORD a gift of his farm produce,
      4 while Abel brought several choice lambs from the best of his flock. The LORD accepted Abel and his offering,
      5 but he did not accept Cain and his offering. This made Cain very angry and dejected.
      6 "Why are you so angry?" the LORD asked him. "Why do you look so dejected?