(41:1) 1 See, his expectation is wrong, 2 he is laid low even at the sight of it. 3
So Hagar named the Lord who spoke to her, “You are the God who sees me,” 1 for she said, “Here I have seen one who sees me!” 2
A man who was from there replied, “And who is their father?” Therefore this became a proverb: “Is even Saul among the prophets?”
Then he called out to the Lord, “O Lord, my God, are you also bringing disaster on this widow I am staying with by killing her son?”
Yes, 1 he struck a rock and water flowed out, streams gushed forth. But can he also give us food? Will he provide meat for his people?”
When everyone who had known him previously saw him prophesying with the prophets, the people all asked one another, “What on earth has happened to the son of Kish? Does even Saul belong with the prophets?”
He even stripped off his clothes and prophesied before Samuel. He lay there 1 naked all that day and night. (For that reason it is asked, “Is Saul also among the prophets?”)
When the king returned from the palace garden to the banquet of wine, Haman was throwing himself down 1 on the couch where Esther was lying. 2 The king exclaimed, “Will he also attempt to rape the queen while I am still in the building!” As these words left the king’s mouth, they covered Haman’s face.