- "When Rachel saw that she bore Jacob no children, she envied her sister; and she said to Jacob, ""Give me children, or I shall die!"" "
- "Jacob's anger was kindled against Rachel, and he said, ""Am I in the place of God, who has withheld from you the fruit of the womb?"" "
- "Then she said, ""Here is my maid Bilhah; go in to her, that she may bear upon my knees, and even I may have children through her."" "