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Genesis 32:12 NLT

12 But you promised me, ‘I will surely treat you kindly, and I will multiply your descendants until they become as numerous as the sands along the seashore—too many to count.’”

Study tools for Genesis 32:12

  • a 32:1 - Verses 32:1-32 are numbered 32:2-33 in Hebrew text.
  • b 32:2 - Mahanaim means “two camps.”
  • c 32:28 - Jacob sounds like the Hebrew words for “heel” and “deceiver.” Israel means “God fights.”
  • d 32:31 - Hebrew Penuel, a variant spelling of Peniel.