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question of whether to serve the Devil through false religion or to serve Jehovah God the Universal Sovereign . Cain's younger brother, Abel, chose the latter service . 11 Adam did not act as God's priest for his family . How could he? When he was about 129 years old, his sons Cain and Abel brought offerings to be presented to Jehovah God . Likely it was at Eden's entrance where the guardian cherubim were stationed . Cain as the firstborn evidently imagined he had the right to be the woman's seed and so was the one to be favored of the great Prophet Jehovah. He brought a farmer's produce as his offering . The shepherd Abel killed some firstlings of his flock and offered fatty pieces of them ; they represented the sacrifice of life . It is reasonable that Abel built an altar . God indicated 11 . How did Cain come to murder Abel, and with what penalty?

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