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Wrestling with an angel

Colin M. Morris

Wrestling with an angel

reflections on Christian communication

by Colin M. Morris

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Published by Collins Fount in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Television broadcasting -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.,
  • Religious life -- Christianity.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementColin Morris.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1992.6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination188 p. ;
    Number of Pages188
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22156109M
    ISBN 100006275079
    OCLC/WorldCa22766838

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That night while Jacob was alone, he saw an angel. The angel started wrestling with him. They wrestled until the morning. Even though Jacob got hurt, he would not give up.

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Diana Wynne Jones is in the middle of writing a new book, "it's like wrestling with an angel," she said. The popular Dalemark Quartet has been re-issued. Morton Smith writes in his book "Christianity, Judaism, and Other Greco-Roman Cults" that the earliest existing manuscripts indicate that Jacob was wrestling with God in angelic form.

Later versions say that Jacob wrestled with an archangel. "According to this Biblical text, the happy ending of Jacob's wrestle with a mysterious opponent, the patriarch called the site of the encounter.

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Learn more about the book here. The return to full political life and the use of military force involved a profound revolution in the Jewish identity and aroused deep and painful misgivings.

This thought-provoking book examines how the forging of a new moral stance on the use of force has affected Jewish identity in the Land of Israel and throughout the world. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

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- Yea, he had power over the angel, and prevailed: he wept, and made supplication unto him. As Jacob's position at birth symbolized the pre-eminence which God's electing love had in store for him, and as in his manhood's prime he put forth such earnestness and energy to obtain the blessing, so Israel, by the example of their forefather, are encouraged to like strenuous exertion with.The extraordinary and astonishing episode of Jacob wrestling an angel at the Wadi Jabbok raises many questions and an assortment of conflicting answers.

The text. The wrestling episode is related in Genesis – Jacob had reached the Wadi Jabbok on his return home after an absence from Canaan of some twenty years.Genesis New International Version (NIV) Jacob Wrestles With God. 22 That night Jacob got up and took his two wives, his two female servants and his eleven sons and crossed the ford of the Jabbok.

23 After he had sent them across the stream, he sent over all his possessions. 24 So Jacob was left alone, and a man wrestled with him till daybreak. 25 When the man saw that he could not.