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Genesis 32:22–28

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22 And he rose up that night, and took his two wives, and his two womenservants, and his eleven sons, and passed over the ford kJabbok. 23 And he took them, and sent them over the brook, and sent over that he had.

24 And Jacob was left alone; and there lwrestled a man with him until the breaking of the day. 25 And when he saw that he prevailed not against him, he touched the hollow of his thigh; and the hollow of Jacob’s thigh was out of joint, as he wrestled with him. 26 And he said, mLet me go, for the day breaketh. And he said, I will not let thee go, except thou bless me. 27 And he said unto him, What is thy name? And he said, Jacob. 28 And he said, nThy name shall be called no more Jacob, but ||Israel: for as a prince hast thou power with God and owith men, and hast prevailed.

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Deut. 2:37. & 3:16. Josh. 12:2. Comp. ver. 24 (Heb.).

Heb. caused to pass.


Heb. ascending of the morning. So ch. 19:15. & ver. 26.


[That is, A prince of God.]


ch. 33:4.