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Genesis 4 :: New American Standard Bible (NASB)

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Now the man fnhad relations with his wife Eve, and she conceived and gave birth to fnCain, and she said, “I have gotten a fnmanchild with the help of the LORD.”

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Again, she gave birth to his brother Abel. And Abel was a keeper of flocks, but Cain was a tiller of the ground.

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

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Abel, on his part also brought of the firstlings of his flock and of their fat portions. And the LORD had regard for Abel and for his offering;

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

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

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“If you do well, fnwill not your countenance be lifted up? And if you do not do well, sin is crouching at the door; and its desire is for you, but you must master it.”

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Cain fntold Abel his brother. And it came about when they were in the field, that Cain rose up against Abel his brother and killed him.

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Then the LORD said to Cain, “Where is Abel your brother?” And he said, “I do not know. Am I my brother’s keeper?”

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He said, “What have you done? The voice of your brother’s blood is crying to Me from the ground.

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“Now you are cursed from the ground, which has opened its mouth to receive your brother’s blood from your hand.

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“When you cultivate the ground, it will no longer yield its strength to you; you will be a vagrant and a wanderer on the earth.”

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Cain said to the LORD, “My punishment is too great to bear!

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“Behold, You have driven me this day from the face of the ground; and from Your face I will be hidden, and I will be a vagrant and a wanderer on the earth, and whoever finds me will kill me.”

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So the LORD said to him, “Therefore whoever kills Cain, vengeance will be taken on him sevenfold.” And the LORD fnappointed a sign for Cain, so that no one finding him would slay him.

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Then Cain went out from the presence of the LORD, and fnsettled in the land of fnNod, east of Eden.

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Cain fnhad relations with his wife and she conceived, and gave birth to Enoch; and he built a city, and called the name of the city Enoch, after the name of his son.

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Now to Enoch was born Irad, and Irad fnbecame the father of Mehujael, and Mehujael fnbecame the father of Methushael, and Methushael fnbecame the father of Lamech.

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Lamech took to himself two wives: the name of the one was Adah, and the name of the other, Zillah.

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Adah gave birth to Jabal; he was the father of those who dwell in tents and have livestock.

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His brother’s name was Jubal; he was the father of all those who play the lyre and pipe.

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As for Zillah, she also gave birth to Tubal-cain, the forger of all implements of bronze and iron; and the sister of Tubal-cain was Naamah.

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Lamech said to his wives,
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Listen to my voice,
You wives of Lamech,
Give heed to my speech,
For I fnhave killed a man for wounding me;
And a boy for striking me;

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Adam fnhad relations with his wife again; and she gave birth to a son, and named him fnSeth, for, she said, “God fnhas appointed me another fnoffspring in place of Abel, for Cain killed him.”

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To Seth, to him also a son was born; and he called his name Enosh. Then men began to call fnupon the name of the LORD.
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NASB Footnotes

Literally: knew
I.e. gotten one
Or, man, the LORD
Literally: at the end of days
Or, surely you will be accepted
Literally: said to
Or, set a mark on
Literally: dwelt
I.e. wandering
Literally: knew
Literally: begot
Or, kill
Literally: knew
Hebrew: Sheth
Hebrew: shath
Literally: seed
Or, by

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