Cain - First born of Eve with Samael, beloved by Eve’s midwife Lilith
Cain - First Sorcerer and the beginning and end of all corruption by motion.
Cain - Mysterious child of Azazel, -spawned by Lilith and then given to Eve.
Cain - Son of Lilith begotten through the light and seed of Adam, nursed and raised by Eve. Cain - Accursed son of Even begotten by the seed of Shemyaza
Cain - Nursed by Lilith, his mother and wife.
Cain - Ancestor of cymbals and tong who made the anvil and coals his throne
Cain - Man of Nod and Exile, forger of weapons and jewelry
Great Father of Beauty and Seduction
Are you not Legion and One?
Cain - Father of my Blood - my accursed ecstasy you are!
My Hand, Eye, Heritage and Land you are! Amen!
Cain and his pivotal role in the first murder and sacrifice are crucial and integral to the mystery of the worlds. In the apocryphical text The Penitence of Adam we read that the consummation of the fruit that gave knowledge of good and evil led to a rupture in the worlds and a crack in the cosmic fabric. The consequence for mankind was the illusion of dualism caused by the rupture that fragmented our perception of the worlds and being. This was the beginning of seeing the poles of mutual support as counter to each other and not as complementary. This was the beginning of the need fire represented by Cain and how he by the fire of need gave his brother’s blood to the Mothers of the Earth. A sacrifice to the gods before mortal men…
From this primordial act so demonized and hated – and then again repeated by Jesus the Christ and Judas Iskariotes – vilified and demonized in same manner – we find the mystery of being and return bound into one. We find the mystery of betrayal and need flowing through the world like the axis that binds John of the Gospel and John the Baptist together in the apocalypse of the third John – of the Dragon - because the blood of the Dragon is at the heart of the mystery.