New International Version
Now the LORD was gracious to Sarah as he had said, and the LORD did for Sarah what he had promised.
King James Bible
And the LORD visited Sarah as he had said, and the LORD did unto Sarah as he had spoken.
Darby Bible Translation
And Jehovah visited Sarah as he had said, and Jehovah did to Sarah as he had spoken.
World English Bible
Yahweh visited Sarah as he had said, and Yahweh did to Sarah as he had spoken.
Young's Literal Translation
And Jehovah hath looked after Sarah as He hath said, and Jehovah doth to Sarah as He hath spoken;
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The Lord visited Sarah - That is, God fulfilled his promise to Sarah by giving her, at the advanced age of ninety, power to conceive and bring forth a son.
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Behold the compassion of a mother for her child expiring with thirst, and remember that such a compassion ought all Christians to feel towards souls that are perishing for lack of Christ, perishing eternally, perishing without hope of salvation. If the mother lifted up her voice arid wept, so also should we; and if the contemplation of her dying, child was all too painful for her, so may the contemplation of the wrath to come, which is to pass upon every soul that dies impenitent, become too painful …
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 17: 1871
Of Bearing the Cross --One Branch of Self-Denial.
His son by the slave woman was born according to the flesh, but his son by the free woman was born as the result of a divine promise.
I will bless her and will surely give you a son by her. I will bless her so that she will be the mother of nations; kings of peoples will come from her."
But my covenant I will establish with Isaac, whom Sarah will bear to you by this time next year."
Then one of them said, "I will surely return to you about this time next year, and Sarah your wife will have a son." Now Sarah was listening at the entrance to the tent, which was behind him.
Is anything too hard for the LORD? I will return to you at the appointed time next year, and Sarah will have a son."
My master's wife Sarah has borne him a son in her old age, and he has given him everything he owns.
1 Samuel 1:19
Early the next morning they arose and worshiped before the LORD and then went back to their home at Ramah. Elkanah made love to his wife Hannah, and the LORD remembered her.
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