The first example of sacrifice in the Bible is found in the account of Cain and Abel.
... have brought the very best that he had, but he did so with entirely the wrong ...
"Did God reject Cain's sacrifice simply because he did not 'give his best' or was it
because it was not a blood sacrifice like Abel's? Did God require an animal ...
Cain and Abel, the sons of Adam and Eve, "in the course of time" brought
offerings to the Lord (Genesis 4:3). Without doubt, they were doing this because
Various Explanations for why God Rejected Cain's Sacrifice ... So why then did
God accept Abel's offering but not Cain's? .... Yes, I may well be wrong. The view
Jan 30, 2013 ... As you can see God had no “respect” for Cain's offering. ... assumption number 3
that Cain failed God expectations with his wrong attitude.
May 21, 2013 ... So, Cain's offering was not accepted by God, while Abel's offering was. ... of
sacrifice itself is what wins God's favor would be wrong-thinking ...
Feb 10, 2014 ... First, we must not suppose that Abel's offering was accepted because it was a
blood sacrifice and Cain's rejected because it was bloodless.
God accepted Abel's offering, but not Cain's. In the course of the story Cain
becomes angry and was apparently saddened, but God offers no explanation of
And Abel was a keeper of flocks, but Cain was a tiller of the ground. So it came
about in the course of time that Cain brought an offering to the LORD of the fruit of
What three factors led to God REJECTING Cain? Why was Abel's offerings