mark of Cain


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mark of Cain

God’s safeguard for Cain from potential slayers. [O.T.: Genesis 4:15]

mark of Cain

God’s mark on Cain, a sign of his shame for fratricide. [O. T.: Genesis 4:15]
See: Stigma
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In the upcoming second half of "Supernatural" Season 10, Misha Collin's character will be playing a very important role in the Mark of Cain storyline.
Instead it carries the mark of Cain and the 'blame the victim stigma' that its patients, smokers or non-smokers have to bare.
But they lost out in the other drama categories to Channel 4, with Britz winning drama serial and war programme The Mark Of Cain winning single drama.
Not that he should be a monster, but the metaphorical bleach job on Shane's mark of Cain is too pat for comfort.
Mark Of Cain tells the story of a group of young soldiers in Basra in 2003.
Prof Morgan warned children as young as 10 were being labelled with "the mark of Cain on their foreheads" because of the recent focus on anti-social behaviour.
Professor Morgan warned children as young as 10 were being labelled with 'the mark of Cain on their foreheads' because of the focus on anti-social behaviour.
Although I have forgiven both my accuser and those in church and state who brought this injustice about, I still carry this wound like the mark of Cain.
The character appears to be the person who can help Dean Winchester in the second half of "Supernatural" Season 2 when it comes to the Mark of Cain storyline.
Britz won the prize for best drama serial and war programme The Mark Of Cain took the BAFTA for best single drama.
McGovern and Thomas face stiff competition in their category from five-time nominee Tony Marchant, for The Mark Of Cain, and StevenMoffat, for Doctor Who.
Set against the backdrop of a boxing club, it will star Gerard Kearns, the Shameless actor who can be seen next week in Channel 4's The Mark of Cain, and boxer turned actor Gary Stretch.