However, to all who received Him, those believing in His name, He gave authority to become God’s children, who were born, not merely in a genetic sense, nor from lust, nor from man’s desire, but from the will of God.
“Come, everyone who is thirsty, come to the waters! Also, you that have no money, come, buy, and eat! Come! Buy wine and milk without money and without price.
I am convinced of this, that the One who began a good action among you will bring it to completion by the Day of the Messiah Jesus.
Later, the Lord asked Cain, “Where’s your brother Abel?” “I don’t know,” he answered. “Am I my brother’s guardian?”