Reasons For Barrenness

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Genesis 17:17

And Abraham fell on his face and laughed, and said in his heart, Shall a child be born to him that is a hundred years old? and shall Sarah, who is ninety years old, bear?

Genesis 18:11

Now Abraham and Sarah were old and advanced 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 to Hannah he used to give a double portion, for he loved Hannah; but Jehovah had shut up her womb.

1 Samuel 1:6

And her adversary provoked her much also, 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 has withheld from thee the fruit of the womb?

Genesis 16:2

And Sarai said to Abram, Behold now, Jehovah has shut me up, that I do not bear. Go in, I pray thee, to my maidservant: it may be that I shall be built up by her. And Abram hearkened to the voice of Sarai.

Leviticus 20:20

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

Leviticus 20:21

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

Job 18:19

He hath neither son nor grandson among his people, nor any remaining in the places of his sojourn.

1 Samuel 15:33

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

Jeremiah 22:30

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