Reasons For Barrenness

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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 unto him that is a hundred years old? and shall Sarah, that 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 20:18

For Jehovah had fast closed up all the wombs of the house of Abimelech, because of Sarah, Abraham's wife.

1 Samuel 1:5

but unto Hannah he gave a double portion; for he loved Hannah, but Jehovah had shut up her womb.

1 Samuel 1:6

And her rival provoked her sore, to make her fret, because Jehovah had shut up her womb.

Genesis 30:2

And Jacob's anger was kindled against Rachel: and he said, Am I in God's stead, who hath withheld from thee the fruit of the womb?

Genesis 16:2

And Sarai said unto Abram, Behold now, Jehovah hath restrained me from bearing; go in, I pray thee, unto my handmaid; it may be that I shall obtain children by her. And Abram hearkened to the voice of Sarai.

Leviticus 20:20

And if a man shall lie with his uncle's wife, he hath uncovered his uncle's nakedness: they shall bear their sin; they shall die childless.

Leviticus 20:21

And if a man shall take his brother's wife, it is impurity: he hath uncovered his brother's nakedness; they shall be childless.

Job 18:19

He shall have neither son nor son's son among his people, Nor any remaining where he sojourned.

1 Samuel 15:33

And Samuel said, As thy sword hath made women childless, so shall thy mother be childless among women. And Samuel hewed Agag in pieces before Jehovah in Gilgal.

Jeremiah 22:30

Thus saith Jehovah, Write ye this man childless, a man that shall not prosper in his days; for no more shall a man of his seed prosper, sitting upon the throne of David, and ruling in Judah.

Psalm 109:13

Let his posterity be cut off; In the generation following let their name be blotted out.

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