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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 went down on his face, and laughing, said in his heart, May a man a hundred years old have a child? will Sarah, at ninety years old, give birth?
Genesis 18:11
Now Abraham and Sarah were very old, and Sarah was past the time for giving birth.
Genesis 21:1
And the Lord came to Sarah as he had said and did to her as he had undertaken.
Luke 1:36
Even now Elisabeth, who is of your family, is to be a mother, though she is old: and this is the sixth month with her who was without children.
1 Peter 3:5
And these were the ornaments of the holy women of the past, whose hope was in God, being ruled by their husbands:


Hebrews 10:23
Let us keep the witness of our hope strong and unshaking, for he is true who has given his word:
Romans 4:20
Still, he did not give up faith in the undertaking of God, but was made strong by faith, giving glory to God,

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2 Kings 4:17
Then the woman became with child and gave birth to a son at the time named, in the year after, as Elisha had said to her.

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain