"Not so!" replied the LORD. "If anyone slays Cain, then Cain will be avenged sevenfold." And the LORD placed a mark on Cain, so that no one who found him would kill him.
Cross ReferencesGenesis 4:24
If Cain is avenged sevenfold, then Lamech seventy-sevenfold."
Pay back into the laps of our neighbors sevenfold the reproach they hurled at You, O Lord.
"Go throughout the city of Jerusalem," said the LORD, "and put a mark on the foreheads of the men sighing and groaning over all the abominations committed there."
Slaughter the old men, the young men and maidens, the women and children, but do not go near anyone who has the mark. Now begin at My sanctuary." So they began with the elders who were before the temple.
Chapter Outline1. The birth, occupation, and offerings of Cain and Abel.
8. Cain murders his brother Abel.
11. The curse of Cain.
17. Has a son called Enoch, and builds a city, which he calls after his name.
18. His descendants, with Lamech and his two wives.
25. The birth of Seth,
26. and Enos.
Jump to PreviousAppointed Cain Death Finding Found Kill Kills Mark Revenged Seven Sevenfold Seven-Fold Sign Slay Slayeth Slays Strike Suffer Times Vengeance
Jump to NextAppointed Cain Death Finding Found Kill Kills Mark Revenged Seven Sevenfold Seven-Fold Sign Slay Slayeth Slays Strike Suffer Times Vengeance
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
1 Kings 16:7
Leviticus 26:18, 21, 24, 28
set a mark, etc.
Ezekiel 9:4, 6
Revelation 14:9, 11
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