Prayer for the Church
1:3 I thank my God every time I remember you. 1 1:4 I always pray with joy in my every prayer for all of you 1:5 because of your participation 2 in the gospel from the first day until now. 3 1:6 For I am sure of this very thing, 4 that the one 5 who began a good work in 6 you will perfect it 7 until the day of Christ Jesus.
4:10 But the Lord said, “What have you done? 1 The voice 2 of your brother’s blood is crying out to me from the ground! 4:11 So now, you are banished 3 from the ground, which has opened its mouth to receive your brother’s blood from your hand. 4:12 When you try to cultivate 4 the
ground it will no longer yield 5 its best 6 for you. You will be a homeless wanderer 7 on the earth.” 4:13 Then Cain said to the Lord, “My punishment 8 is too great to endure! 9