Enter your credit card information to ensure uninterrupted service following your free trial. Try it free for 30 days. Starting your free trial of Bible Gateway Plus is easy. 18 Lift the boy up and take him by the hand, for I will make him into a great nation.”. Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. He lived in the desert and became an archer. 20 God was with the boy, and he grew up; he lived in the wilderness, and became an expert with the bow. Learn more. (I) He set them on her shoulders and then sent her off with the boy. New Revised Standard Version Bible, copyright © 1989 the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. Abraham felt conflicted about sending away his son, until G‑d intervened and commanded him to “listen to all that his wife Sarah [told] him.” His bitterness boils into mockery of Isaac at his weaning party. 17 And God heard the voice of the boy; and the angel of God called to Hagar from heaven, and said to her, “What troubles you, Hagar? Used by permission. You can cancel anytime during the trial period. She went, and filled the skin with water, and gave the boy a drink. The distorted version of the Bible says that Hagar was sent away when Ishmael was 14 or 15 as it was a year after the covenant. Create or log in to your Bible Gateway account. 9 But Sarah saw the son of Hagar the Egyptian, whom she had borne to Abraham, playing with her son Isaac. She went on her way and wandered in the Desert of Beersheba. Hagar and Ishmael Sent Away - The child grew, and was weaned; and Abraham made a great feast on the day that Isaac was weaned. Do not be afraid; God has heard the boy crying as he lies there. Upgrade, and get the most out of your new account. You’re already logged in with your Bible Gateway account. Copyright © 2019 by Zondervan. But Sarah saw the son of Hagar the Egyptian, whom she had borne to Abraham, playing with her son Isaac. He lived in the desert and became an archer. So she went and filled the skin with water and gave the boy a drink. 16 Then she went and sat down opposite him a good way off, about the distance of a bowshot; for she said, “Do not let me look on the death of the child.” And as she sat opposite him, she lifted up her voice and wept. 8 The child grew and was weaned,(A) and on the day Isaac was weaned Abraham held a great feast. Do not be afraid; for God has heard the voice of the boy where he is. 12 But God said to him, “Do not be so distressed about the boy and your slave woman. And Abraham felt very sorry to have trouble come between Sarah and Hagar, and between Isaac and Ishmael; for Abraham was a kind and good man, and he was friendly to them all. 12 But God said to Abraham, “Do not be distressed because of the boy and because of your slave woman; whatever Sarah says to you, do as she tells you, for it is through Isaac that offspring shall be named for you. NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible: English to Hebrew and English to Greek. (G) 13 I will make the son of the slave into a nation(H) also, because he is your offspring.”, 14 Early the next morning Abraham took some food and a skin of water and gave them to Hagar. You'll get this book and many others when you join Bible Gateway Plus. 18 Lift the boy up and take him by the hand, for I will make him into a great nation.(P)”. 15 When the water in the skin was gone, she cast the child under one of the bushes. 14 Early the next morning Abraham took some food and a skin of water and gave them to Hagar. (J), 15 When the water in the skin was gone, she put the boy under one of the bushes. 8 The child grew and was weaned, and on the day Isaac was weaned Abraham held a great feast. 20 God was with the boy as he grew up. New International Version (NIV), ver 31, 32; Ge 22:19; 26:33; 28:10; 46:1, 5; Jos 15:28; 19:2; Jdg 20:1; 1Sa 3:20; 1Ch 4:28; Ne 11:27, Ge 26:3, 24; 28:15; 39:2, 21, 23; Lk 1:66, NIV, Beautiful Word Bible Journal, Romans, Comfort Print, NIV, Story of Jesus: Experience the Life of Jesus as One Seamless Story, NIV, Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible, Personal Size, Red Letter Edition: Bringing to Life the Ancient World of Scripture, NIV, Beautiful Word Bible Journal, Acts, Comfort Print, NIV, Biblical Theology Study Bible, Comfort Print: Follow God’s Redemptive Plan as It Unfolds throughout Scripture.