Genesis 4:8-9; 1 John 3:12; 1 John 3:15; Romans 5:12

Cain spoke to Abel his brother.1 And when they were in the field, Cain rose up against his brother Abel and akilled him. Then the Lord said to Cain, Where is Abel your brother? He said, bI do not know; am I my brother's keeper?


12 We should not be like xCain, who was of the evil one and murdered his brother. And why did he murder him? yBecause his own deeds were evil and his brother's righteous.


15 bEveryone who hates his brother is a murderer, and you know that cno murderer has eternal life abiding in him.


Death in Adam, Life in Christ

12 Therefore, just as tsin came into the world through one man, and udeath through sin, and vso death spread to all men1 because wall sinned