19 verses

Gen 4:1

(NIV)
Adam made love to 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.’
(ESV)
Now Adam knew Eve his wife, and she conceived and bore Cain, saying, “I have gotten a man with the help of the  Lord.”

Gen 4:2

(NIV)
Later she gave birth to his brother Abel.

Now Abel kept flocks, and Cain worked the soil.
(ESV)
And again, she bore his brother Abel. Now Abel was a keeper of sheep, and Cain a worker of the ground.

Gen 4:3

(NIV)
In the course of time Cain brought some of the fruits of the soil as an offering to the  Lord.
(ESV)
In the course of time Cain brought to the  Lord an offering of the fruit of the ground,

Gen 4:5

(NIV)
but on Cain and his offering he did not look with favour. So Cain was very angry, and his face was downcast.

(ESV)
but for Cain and his offering he had no regard. So Cain was very angry, and his face fell.

Gen 4:6

(NIV)
Then the  Lord said to Cain, ‘Why are you angry? Why is your face downcast?
(ESV)
The  Lord said to Cain, “Why are you angry, and why has your face fallen?

Gen 4:8

(NIV)
Now Cain said to his brother Abel, ‘Let’s go out to the field.’ While they were in the field, Cain attacked his brother Abel and killed him.

(ESV)
Cain spoke to Abel his brother. And when they were in the field, Cain rose up against his brother Abel and killed him.

Gen 4:9

(NIV)
Then the  Lord said to Cain, ‘Where is your brother Abel?’

‘I don’t know,’ he replied. ‘Am I my brother’s keeper?’

(ESV)
Then the  Lord said to Cain, “Where is Abel your brother?” He said, “I do not know; am I my brother’s keeper?”

Gen 4:13

(NIV)
Cain said to the  Lord, ‘My punishment is more than I can bear.
(ESV)
Cain said to the  Lord, “My punishment is greater than I can bear.

Gen 4:15

(NIV)
But the  Lord said to him, ‘Not so; anyone who kills Cain will suffer vengeance seven times over.’ Then the  Lord put a mark on Cain so that no one who found him would kill him.
(ESV)
Then the  Lord said to him, “Not so! If anyone kills Cain, vengeance shall be taken on him sevenfold.” And the  Lord put a mark on Cain, lest any who found him should attack him.

Gen 4:16

(NIV)
So Cain went out from the  Lord’s presence and lived in the land of Nod, east of Eden.

(ESV)
Then Cain went away from the presence of the  Lord and settled in the land of Nod, east of Eden.

Gen 4:17

(NIV)
Cain made love to 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.
(ESV)
Cain knew his wife, and she conceived and bore Enoch. When he built a city, he called the name of the city after the name of his son, Enoch.

Gen 4:22

(NIV)
Zillah also had a son, Tubal-Cain, who forged all kinds of tools out of bronze and iron. Tubal-Cain’s sister was Naamah.

(ESV)
Zillah also bore Tubal-cain; he was the forger of all instruments of bronze and iron. The sister of Tubal-cain was Naamah.

Gen 4:24

(NIV)
If Cain is avenged seven times,
then Lamech seventy-seven times.’
(ESV)
If Cain’s revenge is sevenfold,
then Lamech’s is seventy-sevenfold.”

Gen 4:25

(NIV)
Adam made love to 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.’
(ESV)
And Adam knew his wife again, and she bore a son and called his name Seth, for she said, “God has appointed for me another offspring instead of Abel, for Cain killed him.”

Num 24:22

(NIV)
yet you Kenites will be destroyed
when Ashur takes you captive.’
(ESV)
Nevertheless, Kain shall be burned
when Asshur takes you away captive.”

Josh 15:57

(NIV)
Kain, Gibeah and Timnah – ten towns and their villages.

(ESV)
Kain, Gibeah, and Timnah: ten cities with their villages.

Heb 11:4

(NIV)
By faith Abel brought God a better offering than Cain did. By faith he was commended as righteous, when God spoke well of his offerings. And by faith Abel still speaks, even though he is dead.

(ESV)
By faith Abel offered to God a more acceptable sacrifice than Cain, through which he was commended as righteous, God commending him by accepting his gifts. And through his faith, though he died, he still speaks.

1John 3:12

(NIV)
Do not be like Cain, who belonged to the evil one and murdered his brother. And why did he murder him? Because his own actions were evil and his brother’s were righteous.
(ESV)
We should not be like Cain, who was of the evil one and murdered his brother. And why did he murder him? Because his own deeds were evil and his brother’s righteous.

Jude 1:11

(NIV)
Woe to them! They have taken the way of Cain; they have rushed for profit into Balaam’s error; they have been destroyed in Korah’s rebellion.

(ESV)
Woe to them! For they walked in the way of Cain and abandoned themselves for the sake of gain to Balaam’s error and perished in Korah’s rebellion.
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