Parallel Bible results for Genesis 4:17-26

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Genesis 4:17-26

NLT 17 Then Cain's wife became pregnant and gave birth to a son, and they named him Enoch. When Cain founded a city, he named it Enoch after his son. NIV 17 Cain lay with his wife, and she became pregnant and gave birth to Enoch. Cain was then building a city, and he named it after his son Enoch. NLT 18 Enoch was the father of Irad. Irad was the father of Mehujael. Mehujael was the father of Methushael. Methushael was the father of Lamech. NIV 18 To Enoch was born Irad, and Irad was the father of Mehujael, and Mehujael was the father of Methushael, and Methushael was the father of Lamech. NLT 19 Lamech married two women -- Adah and Zillah. NIV 19 Lamech married two women, one named Adah and the other Zillah. NLT 20 Adah gave birth to a baby named Jabal. He became the first of the herdsmen who live in tents. NIV 20 Adah gave birth to Jabal; he was the father of those who live in tents and raise livestock. NLT 21 His brother's name was Jubal, the first musician -- the inventor of the harp and flute. NIV 21 His brother's name was Jubal; he was the father of all who play the harp and flute. NLT 22 To Lamech's other wife, Zillah, was born Tubal-cain. He was the first to work with metal, forging instruments of bronze and iron. Tubal-cain had a sister named Naamah. NIV 22 Zillah also had a son, Tubal-Cain, who forged all kinds of tools out of bronze and iron. Tubal-Cain's sister was Naamah. NLT 23 One day Lamech said to Adah and Zillah, "Listen to me, my wives. I have killed a youth who attacked and wounded me. NIV 23 Lamech said to his wives, "Adah and Zillah, listen to me; wives of Lamech, hear my words. I have killed a man for wounding me, a young man for injuring me. NLT 24 If anyone who kills Cain is to be punished seven times, anyone who takes revenge against me will be punished seventy-seven times!" NIV 24 If Cain is avenged seven times, then Lamech seventy-seven times." NLT 25 Adam slept with his wife again, and she gave birth to another son. She named him Seth, for she said, "God has granted me another son in place of Abel, the one Cain killed." NIV 25 Adam lay with his wife again, and she gave birth to a son and named him Seth, saying, "God has granted me another child in place of Abel, since Cain killed him." NLT 26 When Seth grew up, he had a son and named him Enosh. It was during his lifetime that people first began to worship the LORD. NIV 26 Seth also had a son, and he named him Enosh. At that time men began to call on the name of the LORD.