Now Cain [a]talked with Abel his [b]brother; and it came to pass, when they were in the field, that Cain rose up against Abel his brother and (A)killed him.

Then the Lord said to Cain, “Where is Abel your brother?”

He said, (B)“I do not know. Am I (C)my brother’s keeper?”

10 And He said, “What have you done? The voice of your brother’s blood (D)cries out to Me from the ground.

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Footnotes

  1. Genesis 4:8 Lit. said to
  2. Genesis 4:8 Sam., LXX, Syr., Vg. add “Let us go out to the field.”

24 to Jesus (A)the Mediator of the new covenant, and to (B)the blood of sprinkling that speaks better things (C)than that of Abel.

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