Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And she again bare his brother Abel. And Abel was a keeper of sheep, but Cain was a tiller of the ground.

Bible References

And abel

Genesis 30:29
And he said unto him, Thou knowest how I have served thee, and how thy cattle have fared with me.
Genesis 37:13
And Israel said unto Joseph, Are not thy brethren feeding the flock in Shechem? Come, and I will send thee unto them. And he said to him, Here am I.
Genesis 46:32
and the men are shepherds, for they have been keepers of cattle; and they have brought their flocks, and their herds, and all that they have.
Genesis 47:3
And Pharaoh said unto his brethren, What is your occupation? And they said unto Pharaoh, Thy servants are shepherds, both we, and our fathers.
Exodus 3:1
Now Moses was keeping the flock of Jethro his father-in-law, the priest of Midian: and he led the flock to the back of the wilderness, and came to the mountain of God, unto Horeb.
Psalm 78:70
He chose David also his servant, And took him from the sheepfolds:
Amos 7:15
and Jehovah took me from following the flock, and Jehovah said unto me, Go, prophesy unto my people Israel.

A keeper

Genesis 4:25
And Adam knew his wife again; and she bare a son, and called his name Seth. For,'said she , God hath appointed me another seed instead of Abel; for Cain slew him.
Psalm 127:3
Lo, children are a heritage of Jehovah; And the fruit of the womb is his reward.
John 8:44
Ye are of your father the devil, and the lusts of your father it is your will to do. He was a murderer from the beginning, and standeth not in the truth, because there is no truth in him. When he speaketh a lie, he speaketh of his own: for he is a liar, and the father thereof.
1 John 3:10
In this the children of God are manifest, and the children of the devil: whosoever doeth not righteousness is not of God, neither he that loveth not his brother.

Tiller

Genesis 3:23
therefore Jehovah God sent him forth from the garden of Eden, to till the ground from whence he was taken.
Genesis 9:20
And Noah began to be a husbandman, and planted a vineyard: