Penuel

The site east of Jordan of Jacob's wrestling with a man (Gen. 32:22 ff.), from whom he secured an angelic blessing.

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  • PENUEL — (or Peniel; Heb. לֵאונפ, לֵאיִנְּפ), fortified city near the ford of the river Jabbok, where Jacob fought with the angel of the Lord and received the appellation Israel (Gen. 32:31). It appears with Succoth (with which it is also connected in the …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Penuel — (wörtlich: Gottesgesicht), auch: Peniel oder Pnuel bzw. Pnuël, war eine zum Nordreich Israel gehörige Siedlung, die östlich des Jordan am Südufer des Jabbok unweit von Sukkot lag. Penuel wird mehrfach im Alten Testament erwähnt. Der biblischen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Penuel — Penuel, also known as the face of God [http://www.keyway.ca/htm2003/20031229.htm] , is a place not far from Succoth, on the east of the Jordan and north of the river Jabbok. It is also called Peniel meaning I have seen a divine being face to face …   Wikipedia

  • Penuel —    Face of God, a place not far from Succoth, on the east of the Jordan and north of the river Jabbok. It is also called Peniel. Here Jacob wrestled (Gen. 32:24 32) with a man ( the angel , Hos. 12:4. Jacob says of him, I have seen God face to… …   Easton's Bible Dictionary

  • Peniel — Penuel (wörtlich: Gottesgesicht), auch: Peniel, war eine zum Nordreich Israel gehörige Siedlung, die östlich des Jordan am Südufer des Jabbok unweit von Sukkot lag. Penuel wird mehrfach im Alten Testament erwähnt. Dem biblischen Bericht zufolge… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Judges 8 — 1 And the men of Ephraim said unto him, Why hast thou served us thus, that thou calledst us not, when thou wentest to fight with the Midianites? And they did chide with him sharply. 2 And he said unto them, What have I done now in comparison of… …   The King James version of the Bible

  • Rhosllannerchrugog — (occasionally written in English as Rhosllanerchrugog ) is a village in the county borough of Wrexham in Wales.HistoryLiterally translated the name comes from the Welsh: rhos moor ; llannerch glade ; grugog heathery hence Moor of the Heathery… …   Wikipedia

  • MAHANAIM — (Heb. מַחֲנַיִם), locality east of the Jordan which was named by Jacob before he crossed the Jabbok on his way to penuel ; according to the etiological version in Genesis 32:3, he named it God s camp after he saw the angels of God there. It was… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Llantrisant — infobox UK place latitude=51.54229 longitude= 3.37849 country =Wales official name=Llantrisant lieutenancy wales=Mid Glamorgan constituency westminster=Pontypridd constituency welsh assembly=Pontypridd, South Wales Central Electoral Region post… …   Wikipedia

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