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I. Cain's Legacy
1. Cain leaves God’s presence to go east
God is omnipresent but Cain left God’s Shekinah glory
The name Nod denotes a land of flight and banishment, in contrast with Eden, the land of delight, where Jehovah walked with men.
The name Nod denotes a land of flight and banishment, in contrast with Eden, the land of delight, where Jehovah walked with men.
Keil, C. F., & Delitzsch, F. (1996).
Commentary on the Old Testament (Vol. 1, p. 72).
Peabody, MA: Hendrickson.
Cain’s conversation with God is finished.
2. Cain Settles in Nod
Cain had relations with his wife...
Cain had relations with his wife and she conceived
Who was Mrs Cain?
New American Standard Bible: 1995 update.
(1995).
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La Habra, CA: The Lockman Foundation.Who was Mrs Cain?
she conceived, and gave birth to Enoch.
she conceived, and gave birth to Enoch
Cain’s son
New American Standard Bible: 1995 update.
(1995).
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La Habra, CA: The Lockman Foundation.Cain’s son
called the name of the city Enoch.
Cain begins the first urban gathering.
Centuries had passed since the fall.
called the name of the city Enoch
Cain immediately seeks to build self-sufficiency.
Is Cain trying to avoid the curse of perpetual wandering by building a city?
after the name of his son.
New American Standard Bible: 1995 update.
(1995).
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La Habra, CA: The Lockman Foundation.The first city is born
after the name of his son
The verb ‘building’ which is participle means ‘he was engaged in building’.
It seems Cain began the building of the city and ended up wandering.
Eventually it was the son, Enoch who took on the project and hence the name of it as well.
3. Cain’s descendants
- Now to Enoch was born Irad.
Irad was Cain’s grandson.
Irad probably signifies the townsman
Irad probably signifies the townsman or man of the city.
Now to Enoch was born Irad
- Irad became the father of Mehujael.
Mehujael was Cain’s great-grandson
Irad became the father of Mehujael
Mehujael became the father of Methushael
Mehujael, smitten of God,
Mehujael probably means smitten of God,
- Mehujael became the father of Methushael.
Methushael was the fifth from Cain
- Methushael became the father of Lamech.
Mehujael became the father of Methushael
Methushael became the father of Lamech
New American Standard Bible: 1995 update.
(1995).
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La Habra, CA: The Lockman Foundation.
New American Standard Bible: 1995 update.
(1995).
().
La Habra, CA: The Lockman Foundation.
Jared, descent, or that which has descended
Jared, descent, or … which has descended;
Saga, Primeval Genesis 1:1–11:9
4. Lamech
Prose 3:20–4:22
Story 3:20–4:16
Jared, descent, or that which has descended
List, Genealogy 17–22
Lamech was the sixth generation from Cain.
Poetry; Song 4:23–24
God judges Cain Event
Music — Ordering tones or sounds in succession, whether with an instrument or singing.
4. Lamech
Creativity, Family, Family: Children, God: Presence, Killing, Marriage, Revenge, Sex, Work4.
Lamech
4. Lamech
4. Lamech
4. Lamech
Methuselah, man of the sword or of increase
Keil, C. F., & Delitzsch, F. (1996).
Commentary on the Old Testament (Vol. 1, p. 73).
Peabody, MA: Hendrickson.
4. Lamech (warrior, conquerer)
The powerful development of the worldly mind and of ungodliness among the Cainites was openly displayed in Lamech, in the sixth generation - Keil, C. F., & Delitzsch, F. (1996).
Commentary on the Old Testament (Vol. 1, p. 73).
Peabody, MA: Hendrickson.
Lamech
The powerful development of the worldly mind and of ungodliness among the Cainites was openly displayed in Lamech, in the sixth generation
Lamech took to himself two wives
Lamech is the first polygamist.
Keil, C. F., & Delitzsch, F. (1996).
Commentary on the Old Testament (Vol. 1, p. 73).
Peabody, MA: Hendrickson.Lamech’s wives
Lamech took to himself two wivesLamech’s wives
Polygamy was wrong
Lamech’s wives
Lamech displays initial behavior of Noah’s generation
Lamech’s children
His three sons are the authors of inventions which show how the mind and efforts of the Cainites were directed towards the beautifying and perfecting of the earthly life
Keil, C. F., & Delitzsch, F. (1996).
Commentary on the Old Testament (Vol. 1, p. 74).
Peabody, MA: Hendrickson.
- Jabal - he was the father of those who dwell in tents and have livestock
he was the father of those who dwell in tents and have livestock
- Jubal; he was the father of all those who play the lyre and pipe
Jubal; he was the father of all those who play the lyre and pipe
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