Genesis 32:24-32 CSB

Jacob Wrestles with an Angel

24 Jacob was left alone, and a man wrestled with him until daybreak.

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      25 When the man saw that He could not defeat him, He struck Jacob's hip as they wrestled and dislocated his hip socket.
      26 Then He said to Jacob, "Let Me go, for it is daybreak." But Jacob said, "I will not let You go unless You bless me."
      27 "What is your name?" the man asked. "Jacob!" he replied.
      28 "Your name will no longer be Jacob," He said. "It will be Israela because you have struggled with God and with men and have prevailed."

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        • d 32:28 - The name Israel sounds like Hb "he struggled (with) God."
          29 Then Jacob asked Him, "Please tell me Your name." But He answered, "Why do you ask My name?" And He blessed him there.b

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              30 Jacob then named the place Peniel,c "For," [he said,] "I have seen God face to face, and I have been delivered."

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                  31 The sun shone on him as he passed by Penueld-limping on his hip.

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                    • g 32:31 - Variant of Peniel
                      32 That is why, to this day, the Israelites don't eat the thigh muscle that is at the hip socket: because He struck Jacob's hip socket at the thigh muscle.e

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