Parallel Bible results for Genesis 4:1-6

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Genesis 4:1-6

WEB 1 The man knew Eve his wife. She conceived, and gave birth to Cain, and said, "I have gotten a man with Yahweh's help." NIV 1 Adam lay with his wife Eve, and she became pregnant and gave birth to Cain. She said, "With the help of the LORD I have brought forth a man." WEB 2 Again she gave birth, to Cain's brother Abel. Abel was a keeper of sheep, but Cain was a tiller of the ground. NIV 2 Later she gave birth to his brother Abel. Now Abel kept flocks, and Cain worked the soil. WEB 3 As time passed, it happened that Cain brought an offering to Yahweh from the fruit of the ground. NIV 3 In the course of time Cain brought some of the fruits of the soil as an offering to the LORD. WEB 4 Abel also brought some of the firstborn of his flock and of the fat of it. Yahweh respected Abel and his offering, NIV 4 But Abel brought fat portions from some of the firstborn of his flock. The LORD looked with favor on Abel and his offering, WEB 5 but he didn't respect Cain and his offering. Cain was very angry, and the expression on his face fell. NIV 5 but on Cain and his offering he did not look with favor. So Cain was very angry, and his face was downcast. WEB 6 Yahweh said to Cain, "Why are you angry? Why has the expression of your face fallen? NIV 6 Then the LORD said to Cain, "Why are you angry? Why is your face downcast?