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—

Read Hosea 12:4 Using Other Translations

Yea, he had power over the angel, and prevailed: he wept, and made supplication unto him: he found him in Bethel, and there he spake with us;
He strove with the angel and prevailed; he wept and sought his favor. He met God at Bethel, and there God spoke with us--
Yes, he wrestled with the angel and won. He wept and pleaded for a blessing from him. There at Bethel he met God face to face, and God spoke to him —