The Angel of the Lord(A) found her by a spring of water in the wilderness, the spring on the way to Shur.

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Then the Angel of the Lord said to her, “You must go back to your mistress and submit to her mistreatment.”[a]

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Footnotes

  1. Genesis 16:9 Lit to mistreatment under her hand

11 Then the Angel of the Lord said to her:

You have conceived and will have a son.
You will name him Ishmael,[a]
for the Lord has heard your cry of affliction.

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Footnotes

  1. Genesis 16:11 = God Hears

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