Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And he said, About this season, according to the time of life, thou shalt embrace a son. And she said, Nay, my lord, thou man of God, do not lie unto thine handmaid.
But I will establish my covenant with Isaac, whom Sarah will bear to you at this set time next year."
One of them said, "I will surely return to you when the season comes round again, and your wife Sarah will have a son!" (Now Sarah was listening at the entrance to the tent, not far behind him.
I will bless her and will give you a son through her. I will bless her and she will become a mother of nations. Kings of countries will come from her!"
But the angel said to him, "Do not be afraid, Zechariah, for your prayer has been heard, and your wife Elizabeth will bear you a son; you will name him John.
2 Kings 2:19
The men of the city said to Elisha, "Look, the city has a good location, as our master can see. But the water is bad and the land doesn't produce crops."
Do not lie
2 Kings 4:28
She said, "Did I ask my master for a son? Didn't I say, 'Don't mislead me?'"
2 Kings 5:10
Elisha sent out a messenger who told him, "Go and wash seven times in the Jordan; your skin will be restored and you will be healed."
So Sarah laughed to herself, thinking, "After I am worn out will I have pleasure, especially when my husband is old too?"
1 Kings 17:18
She asked Elijah, "Why, prophet, have you come to me to confront me with my sin and kill my son?"
1 Kings 18:9
Obadiah said, "What sin have I committed that you are ready to hand your servant over to Ahab for execution?
I rashly declared, "All men are liars."
Zechariah said to the angel, "How can I be sure of this? For I am an old man, and my wife is old as well."