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Passage Display[Printer-friendly Verses]   
 Genesis 32:22 - 32
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The Holy Bible, New International Version®
   Book of Genesis
   Chapter 32
32:22 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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That night Jacob got up and took his two wives, his two maidservants and his eleven sons and crossed the ford of the Jabbok.
 
32:23 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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After he had sent them across the stream, he sent over all his possessions.
 
32:24 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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So Jacob was left alone, and a man wrestled with him till daybreak.
 
32:25 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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When the man saw that he could not overpower him, he touched the socket of Jacob's hip so that his hip was wrenched as he wrestled with the man.
 
32:26 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Then the man said, "Let me go, for it is daybreak." But Jacob replied, "I will not let you go unless you bless me."
 
32:27 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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The man asked him, "What is your name?" "Jacob," he answered.
 
32:28 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Then the man said, "Your name will no longer be Jacob, but Israel, F163 because you have struggled with God and with men and have overcome."
 
32:29 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Jacob said, "Please tell me your name." But he replied, "Why do you ask my name?" Then he blessed him there.
 
32:30 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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So Jacob called the place Peniel, F164 saying, "It is because I saw God face to face, and yet my life was spared."
 
32:31 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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The sun rose above him as he passed Peniel, F165 and he was limping because of his hip.
 
32:32 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Therefore to this day the Israelites do not eat the tendon attached to the socket of the hip, because the socket of Jacob's hip was touched near the tendon.
 

FOOTNOTES:
F163 Israel means he struggles with God.
F164 Peniel means face of God.
F165 Hebrew Penuel, a variant of Peniel

 
 

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