Genesis 16:7-13View Full Chapter
7The angel of the LORD found Hagar near a spring in the desert; it was the spring that is beside the road to Shur.
8And he said, “Hagar, slave of Sarai, where have you come from, and where are you going?” “I’m running away from my mistress Sarai,” she answered. 9Then the angel of the LORD told her, “Go back to your mistress and submit to her.”
10The angel added, “I will increase your descendants so much that they will be too numerous to count.”
11The angel of the LORD also said to her: “You are now pregnant and you will give birth to a son. You shall name him Ishmael,
12He will be a wild donkey of a man; his hand will be against everyone and everyone’s hand against him, and he will live in hostility toward