Genesis 32:9 NLT

9 Then Jacob prayed, “O God of my grandfather Abraham, and God of my father, Isaac—O LORD, you told me, ‘Return to your own land and to your relatives.’ And you promised me, ‘I will treat you kindly.’

Study tools for Genesis 32:9

  • 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.