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Through faith also Sara herself received strength to conceive seed, and was delivered of a child when she was past age, because she judged him faithful who had promised.

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Genesis 17:17
Then Abraham fell upon his face, and laughed, and said in his heart, Shall a child be born to him who is a hundred years old? And shall Sarah, who is ninety years old, bear?
Genesis 18:11
Now Abraham and Sarah were old, [and] well stricken in age. It had ceased to be with Sarah after the manner of women.
Genesis 21:1
And LORD visited Sarah as he had said, and LORD did to Sarah as he had spoken.
Luke 1:36
And behold, Elizabeth thy kinswoman, she also has conceived a son in her old age, and this is the sixth month with her who was called barren.
1 Peter 3:5
For this way formerly also, the holy women, trusting in God, adorned themselves, being subordinate to their own husbands,


Hebrews 10:23
Let us hold firm the affirmation of the hope unwavering, for he who promised is faithful.
Romans 4:20
And he did not waver in unbelief at the promise of God, but became strong in faith, giving glory to God,

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2 Kings 4:17
And the woman conceived, and bore a son at that season, when the time came round, as Elisha had said to her.