Shepherd: Abel
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Genesis 4:2
And she again bore his brother Abel. And Abel was a keeper of sheep, but Cain was a tiller of the ground.
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Cain and Abel.
... Why did he do this? Cain was a husbandman, who tilled the ground; Abel was a shepherd,
who kept sheep. One day each offered a sacrifice to God. ...
/.../anonymous/mother stories from the old testament/cain and abel.htm

The Shepherd of Our Souls.
... of Christ, a shepherd's work has been marked out with special Divine favour, as
being a shadow of the good Shepherd who was to come. "Righteous Abel" was "a ...
/.../newman/parochial and plain sermons vol viii/sermon xvi the shepherd of.htm

Cain and his Brother Abel
... Abel was a shepherd, but Cain was a farmer. One day Cain brought, as an offering
to Jehovah, some fruit and grain that he had grown. ...
/.../sherman/the childrens bible/cain and his brother abel.htm

The Story of Adam and Eve
... Cain, the older brother, chose to work in the fields, and to raise grain and fruits.
Abel, the younger brother, had a flock of sheep and became a shepherd. ...
/.../marshall/the wonder book of bible stories/the story of adam and.htm

The Beginning of Things. Away Back in the Beginning of Things God ...
... After this two little children were sent to comfort Adam and Eve"first Cain, and
then Abel. When they grew up Cain was a farmer, but Abel was a shepherd. ...
/.../lathbury/childs story of the bible/chapter i the beginning of.htm

Concerning the Posterity of Adam, and the Ten Generations from Him ...
... the two brethren were pleased with different courses of life: for Abel, the younger ...
actions, he excelled in virtue; and his employment was that of a shepherd. ...
/.../josephus/the antiquities of the jews/chapter 2 concerning the posterity.htm

The Typical Significance of the Scriptures Declare their Divine ...
... literally "emptied Himself" (Phil.2:7), when He assumed the nature of man who is
"like unto vanity" (Ps.72:9). By calling, Abel, was a shepherd, and it was in ...
/.../the divine inspiration of the bible/chapter six the typical significance.htm

The Second Part.
... Not so saith The Life Itself, Our Shepherd Himself. ... and in one was unrighteousness,
in one was righteousness: unrighteousness in Cain, righteousness in Abel. ...
/.../augustine/exposition on the book of psalms/the second part.htm

Of the Cause of Cain's Crime and his Obstinacy, which not Even the ...
... He was also a figure of the Jews who slew Christ the Shepherd of the flock of men,
prefigured by Abel the shepherd of sheep: but as this is an allegorical and ...
// of god/chapter 7 of the cause of.htm

Second Sunday after Trinity Exhortation to Brotherly Love.
... Abel, however, the inferior, the poor shepherd, offered the firstlings of his sheep,
given him of God and obtained without effort and toil of his own. ...
/.../luther/epistle sermons vol iii/second sunday after trinity exhortation.htm

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