According to Genesis, God created Adam and Eve.

They disobeyed God and as a result, they were driven out from heaven.

They had two sons, Cain and Abel.

Cain killed Abel and God punishes Cain.

After that, it says that Cain married.

But whom did he marry?

And Cain knew his wife; and she conceived, and bare Enoch: and he builded a city, and called the name of the city, after the name of his son, Enoch.

Genesis 4:17 (KJV)

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  • I edited the post Is it ok now? – Midhun Varghese Mar 6 '14 at 15:59
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  • Sorry, but I just realized that this has already been asked before. – Dan Mar 9 '14 at 2:57

Whom did Cain marry according to Genesis?

According to Genesis, we are not told whom Cain married. However, according to logic, Cain married a daughter of Adam; cf. Genesis 5:4.

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