7 Now the angel of the Lord found her by a spring of water in the wilderness, by the spring on the way to Shur.8 He said, “Hagar, Sarai’s maid, where have you come from and where are you going?” And she said, “I am fleeing from the presence of my mistress Sarai.”9 Then the angel of the Lord said to her, “Return to your mistress, and submit yourself [a]to her authority.”10 Moreover, the angel of the Lord said to her, “I will greatly multiply your [b]descendants so that [c]they will be too many to count.”11 The angel of the Lord said to her further,
“Behold, you are with child, And you will bear a son; And you shall call his name [d]Ishmael, Because the Lord[e]has given heed to your affliction.
16 The angel who has redeemed me from all evil, Bless the lads; And may my name [a]live on in them, And the [b]names of my fathers Abraham and Isaac; And may they grow into a multitude in the midst of the earth.”
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