What was the difference between Cain's and Abel's characters?


"Not as Cain, who was of that wicked one, and slew his brother. And wherefore slew he him? Because his
own works were evil, and his brother's righteous." 1 John 3: 12.
NOTE - There must, therefore, have been a standard at that time by which the characters of men
were weighed. That standard must have defined the difference between right and wrong, and pointed out
man's duty. But this is the province of the law of God. Hence the law of God must have existed at that

How freely was the Holy Spirit bestowed upon Him?
What did the prophet say Christ would be called to endure?
What apostasy from the worship of God is named in this message?
How had they done this?
What influence has this hope upon the life?
What scripture indicates that each child of God has an accompanying angel?
What cheering promise is made to those who endure the trials and temptations of this life?

Questions & Answers are from the book Bible Readings for the Home Circle