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Hosea 12:4 NIV

4 He struggled with the angel and overcame him; he wept and begged for his favor. He found him at Bethel and talked with him there—

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  • a 12:2 - "Jacob" means "he grasps the heel" , a Hebrew idiom for "he takes advantage of" or "he deceives" .
  • b 12:12 - That is, Northwest Mesopotamia