Bible: Genesis 32:24-32

32:24 So Jacob was left alone. Then a man 1  wrestled 2  with him until daybreak. 3  32:25 When the man 4  saw that he could not defeat Jacob, 5  he struck 6  the socket of his hip so the socket of Jacob’s hip was dislocated while he wrestled with him.

32:26 Then the man 7  said, “Let me go, for the dawn is breaking.” 8  “I will not let you go,” Jacob replied, 9 unless you bless me.” 10  32:27 The man asked him, 11 What is your name?” 12  He answered, “Jacob.” 32:28 No longer will your name be Jacob,” the man told him, 13  “but Israel, 14  because you have fought 15  with God and with men and have prevailed.”

32:29 Then Jacob asked, “Please tell me your name.” 16 Why 17  do you ask my name?” the man replied. 18  Then he blessed 19  Jacob 20  there. 32:30 So Jacob named the place Peniel, 21  explaining, 22  “Certainly 23  I have seen God face to face 24  and have survived.” 25 

32:31 The sun rose 26  over him as he crossed over Penuel, 27  but 28  he was limping because of his hip. 32:32 That is why to this day 29  the Israelites do not eat the sinew which is attached to the socket of the hip, because he struck 30  the socket of Jacob’s hip near the attached sinew.

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