Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And Isaac intreated the LORD for his wife, because she was barren: and the LORD was intreated of him, and Rebekah his wife conceived.
1 Samuel 1:11
And she vowed a vow, and said, O LORD of hosts, if you will indeed look on the affliction of your handmaid, and remember me, and not forget your handmaid, but will give unto your handmaid a male child, then I will give him unto the LORD all the days of his life, and there shall no razor come upon his head.
And call upon me in the day of trouble: I will deliver you, and you shall glorify me.
O you that hears prayer, unto you shall all flesh come.
He shall call upon me, and I will answer him: I will be with him in trouble; I will deliver him, and honor him.
Thus says the LORD, the Holy One of Israel, and his Maker, Ask me of things to come concerning my sons, and concerning the work of my hands, you command me.
Then shall you call, and the LORD shall answer; you shall cry, and he shall say, Here I am. If you take away from the midst of you the yoke, the pointing of the finger, and speaking wickedness;
And it shall come to pass, that before they call, I will answer; and while they are yet speaking, I will hear.
But the angel said unto him, Fear not, Zachariah: for your prayer is heard; and your wife Elizabeth shall bear you a son, and you shall call his name John.
But Sarai was barren; she had no child.
And Abram said, Lord GOD, what will you give me, seeing I go childless, and the heir of my house is this Eliezer of Damascus?
And Sarai said unto Abram, Behold now, the LORD has restrained me from bearing: I pray you, go in unto my maid; it may be that I may obtain children by her. And Abram hearkened to the voice of Sarai.
And I will bless her, and give you a son also of her: yea, I will bless her, and she shall be a mother of nations; kings of people shall come from her.
1 Samuel 1:2
And he had two wives; the name of the one was Hannah, and the name of the other Peninnah: and Peninnah had children, but Hannah had no children.
And they had no child, because Elizabeth was barren, and they both were now well advanced in years.
1 Chronicles 5:20
And they were helped against them, and the Hagrites were delivered into their hand, and all that were with them: for they cried to God in the battle, and he heeded their prayer; because they put their trust in him.
2 Chronicles 33:13
And prayed unto him: and he received his entreaty, and heard his supplication, and brought him again to Jerusalem into his kingdom. Then Manasseh knew that the LORD was God.
So we fasted and besought our God for this: and he answered our prayer.
He will fulfill the desire of them that fear him: he also will hear their cry, and will save them.
The fear of the wicked, it shall come upon him: but the desire of the righteous shall be granted.
And not only this; but when Rebecca also had conceived by one, even by our father Isaac;