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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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Both Sula and Sethe must embrace and even, finally, celebrate the mark of Cain which sets each apart but which also makes each unique--and so must their communities.
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.
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.
THE makers of The Mark of Cain, a forthcoming Channel 4 drama about young British soldiers in Iraq, has been filmed in the safety of the Tunisian desert.
I know of men who have taken life needlessly in other conflicts, I can assure you they live with the mark of Cain upon them.
May the mark of Cain be upon Smith's head for the rest of eternity should Phil die in jail
With the Mark of Cain troubling Dean Winchester (Jensen Ackles) in "Supernatural" Season 10, the fans are expecting to see again the character that had the mark before it got transferred to the hunter.
Sadly, I've worn that guilt like the mark of Cain, advertising the underlying pain and neuroses for others, if they're so minded, to exploit.
com/live-feed/supernaturals-misha-collins-castiel-is-753785) The Hollywood Reporter , the 40-year-old actor teased that Castiel will become busy when "Supernatural" Season 10 returns from its holiday break as he deals with the Mark of Cain on Dean Winchester (Jensen Ackles) and Claire, the daughter of his vessel Jimmy Novak.
The programmes of the year wer searing dramas such as the end of the Sopranos, The Mark Of Cain, The Street and, um, Cranford.
As a recap, the mid-season finale episode showed the effect of the Mark of Cain on Dean Winchester (Jensen Ackles).
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