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Genesis 4:1 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

Cain Murders Abel

The man was intimate with his wife Eve, and she conceived and gave birth to Cain. She said, “I have had a male child with the Lord’s help.”[a]

Footnotes:

  1. 4:1 Lit the Lord
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Genesis 4:1 New International Version (NIV)

Cain and Abel

Adam[a] made love to his wife Eve, and she became pregnant and gave birth to Cain.[b] She said, “With the help of the Lord I have brought forth[c] a man.”

Footnotes:

  1. Genesis 4:1 Or The man
  2. Genesis 4:1 Cain sounds like the Hebrew for brought forth or acquired.
  3. Genesis 4:1 Or have acquired
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Genesis 4:17 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

The Line of Cain

17 Cain was intimate with his wife, and she conceived and gave birth to Enoch. Then Cain became the builder of a city, and he named the city Enoch after his son.

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Genesis 4:17 New International Version (NIV)

17 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.

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Exodus 13:2 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

“Consecrate every firstborn male to me, the firstborn from every womb among the Israelites, both man and domestic animal; it is mine.”

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Exodus 13:2 New International Version (NIV)

“Consecrate to me every firstborn male. The first offspring of every womb among the Israelites belongs to me, whether human or animal.”

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Judges 11:39 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

39 At the end of two months, she returned to her father, and he kept the vow he had made about her. And she had never been intimate with a man. Now it became a custom in Israel

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Judges 11:39 New International Version (NIV)

39 After the two months, she returned to her father, and he did to her as he had vowed. And she was a virgin.

From this comes the Israelite tradition

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1 Samuel 1:19 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

Samuel’s Birth and Dedication

19 The next morning Elkanah and Hannah got up early to worship before the Lord. Afterward, they returned home to Ramah. Then Elkanah was intimate with his wife Hannah, and the Lord remembered her.

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1 Samuel 1:19 New International Version (NIV)

19 Early the next morning they arose and worshiped before the Lord and then went back to their home at Ramah. Elkanah made love to his wife Hannah, and the Lord remembered her.

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Luke 2:7 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

Then she gave birth to her firstborn son, and she wrapped him tightly in cloth and laid him in a manger,[a] because there was no guest room available for them.

Footnotes:

  1. 2:7 Or feeding trough, also in vv. 12,16
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Luke 2:7 New International Version (NIV)

and she gave birth to her firstborn, a son. She wrapped him in cloths and placed him in a manger, because there was no guest room available for them.

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Luke 2:21 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

The Circumcision and Presentation of Jesus

21 When the eight days were completed for his circumcision, he was named Jesus—the name given by the angel before he was conceived.

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Luke 2:21 New International Version (NIV)

21 On the eighth day, when it was time to circumcise the child, he was named Jesus, the name the angel had given him before he was conceived.

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