1 Abram's wife Sarai had borne him no child, but she had an Egyptian slave-girl called Hagar.
Gal 4:24 Gen 12:16 Gen 15:2-3 Gen 21:21 Luke 1:7 Judg 13:2 Gen 25:21
2 So Sarai said to Abram, 'Listen, now! Since Yahweh has kept me from having children, go to my slave-girl. Perhaps I shall get children through her.' And Abram took Sarai's advice.
Exod 21:4 Ps 127:3 Gen 30:22 Gen 30:9-10 Gen 30:6 Gen 30:2-4 Gen 25:21
3 Thus, after Abram had lived in the land of Canaan for ten years, Sarai took Hagar her Egyptian slave-girl and gave her to Abram as his wife.
Gen 12:4-5 Gen 16:5 1Kgs 11:3 Gen 35:22 Gen 32:22 Gen 30:9 Gen 30:4
4 He went to Hagar and she conceived. And once she knew she had conceived, her mistress counted for nothing in her eyes.
1Cor 4:6 1Cor 13:4-5 1Sam 1:6-8 2Sam 6:16 Prov 30:20-21 Prov 30:23
5 Then Sarai said to Abram, 'This outrage done to me is your fault! It was I who put my slave-girl into your arms but, now she knows that she has conceived, I count for nothing in her eyes. Yahweh judge between me and you!'
Gen 31:53 Exod 5:21 1Sam 24:12-15 2Chr 24:22 Luke 10:40-41 Ps 7:8 Ps 35:23
6 'Very well,' Abram said to Sarai, 'your slave-girl is at your disposal. Treat her as you think fit.' Sarai accordingly treated her so badly that she ran away from her.
1Pet 3:7 Prov 27:8 Prov 15:17-18 Prov 15:1 Prov 14:29 Ps 106:41-42 Job 2:6
7 The angel of Yahweh found her by a spring in the desert, the spring on the road to Shur.
Gen 25:18 Exod 15:22 1Sam 15:7 Gen 20:1 Gen 21:17 Gen 22:11 Gen 22:15
8 He said, 'Hagar, slave-girl of Sarai, where have you come from, and where are you going?' 'I am running away from my mistress Sarai,' she replied.
Gen 3:9 Eccl 10:4 Gen 4:10 1Sam 26:19 1Tim 6:1-2 Eph 6:5-8 Gen 16:1
9 The angel of Yahweh said to her, 'Go back to your mistress and submit to her.'
1Pet 2:18-25 1Pet 5:5-6 Eccl 10:4 Eph 5:21 Eph 6:5-6 Titus 2:9
10 The angel of Yahweh further said to her, 'I shall make your descendants too numerous to be counted.'
Gen 17:20 Ps 83:6-7 Gen 22:15-18 Gen 21:13 Gen 21:18 Gen 25:12-18 Judg 2:1-3
11 Then the angel of Yahweh said to her: Now, you have conceived and will bear a son, and you shall name him Ishmael, for Yahweh has heard your cries of distress.
Exod 3:7 Exod 2:23-24 1Sam 1:20 Matt 1:21-23 Luke 1:31 Isa 7:14 Gen 41:51-52
12 A wild donkey of a man he will be, his hand against every man, and every man's hand against him, living his life in defiance of all his kinsmen.
Gen 25:18 Job 39:5-8 Gen 21:20 Gen 27:40 Job 11:12
13 Hagar gave a name to Yahweh who had spoken to her, 'You are El Roi,' by which she meant, 'Did I not go on seeing here, after him who sees me?'
Gen 32:30 Ps 139:1-12 Prov 5:21 Prov 15:3 Gen 16:7 Gen 16:9-10 Judg 6:24
14 This is why the well is called the well of Lahai Roi; it is between Kadesh and Bered.
Gen 24:62 Gen 25:11 Num 13:26 Gen 14:7 Gen 21:31
15 Hagar bore Abram a son, and Abram gave his son borne by Hagar the name Ishmael.
Gen 25:12 1Chr 1:28 Gen 28:9 Gen 25:9 Gen 21:9-21 Gen 17:25-26 Gen 17:20
16 Abram was eighty-six years old when Hagar bore him Ishmael.