Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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.

General references

Bible References

Sara

Genesis 17:17
Abraham fell facedown. Then he laughed and said to himself, “Can a child be born to a hundred-year-old man? Can Sarah, a ninety-year-old woman, give birth?”
Genesis 18:11
Abraham and Sarah were old and getting on in years. Sarah had passed the age of childbearing.
Genesis 21:1
The Lord came to Sarah as He had said, and the Lord did for Sarah what He had promised.
Luke 1:36
And consider your relative Elizabeth—even she has conceived a son in her old age, and this is the sixth month for her who was called childless.
1 Peter 3:5
For in the past, the holy women who put their hope in God also beautified themselves in this way, submitting to their own husbands,

Because

Hebrews 10:23
Let us hold on to the confession of our hope without wavering, for He who promised is faithful.
Romans 4:20
He did not waver in unbelief at God’s promise but was strengthened in his faith and gave glory to God,

General references

2 Kings 4:17
The woman conceived and gave birth to a son at the same time the following year, as Elisha had promised her.

Holman Christian Standard Bible®, Copyright © 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2009 by Holman Bible Publishers.