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" And Jacob asked him, and said, Tell me, I pray thee, thy name. And he said, Wherefore is it that thou dost ask after my name? And he blessed him there. And Jacob called the name of the place Peniel: for I have seen God face to face, and my life is preserved. "
The Works of of the Late Reverend Robert Traill - Page 198
by Robert Traill - 1810
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A Treatise on the Divine Nature: Exhibiting the Distinction of the Father ...

Humphrey Moore - 1824 - 356 pages
..."Jacob was left alone; and there wrestled a man with him until the breaking of. the day. And Jacob called the name of the place Peniel; for I have seen God face to face." Because angels appeared, at times, in human likeness, and were called men; because Christ, in the early...
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View of the Trinity: A Treatise on the Character of Jesus Christ ..., Volume 2

Ethan Smith - 1824 - 202 pages
...name ? And he blessed him there. And Jacob called the name of the place Peniel ; (the face of God) for I have seen God face to face, and my life is preserved." Compare this with Hosea xii. 3, — " He took his brother by the heel in the •womb, and by his strength...
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Theology, Explained and Defended in a Series of Sermons, Volume 2

Timothy Dwight - 1824
...blessing from him (upon which he departed,) ' Jacob called the name of the place Peniel ; for, said he, I have seen God face to face, and my life is preserved.' This Person is called by Hosea, God, the Angel, and Jehovah. ' He had power with God ; yea, he had power...
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The Congregational magazine [formerly The London Christian ..., Volume 3

...presence and existence by the benefits we receive. He makes himself known by blessing us. - And Jacob called the name of the place Peniel, for I have seen God face to face, and my life is preserved." It is important always to bear in mind the reason why God did not bless Jacob until the breaking of...
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The Works ...

Andrew Fuller - 1825
...and he said, Wherefore is it that thou dost ask after my name ? And he blessed him there. And Jacob called the name of the place Peniel : for I have seen God face to face, and my life is preserved. On this singular manifestation of God to his servant, we offer the following remarks : (1.) It does...
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The Works of the Rev. Andrew Fuller, Volume 5

Andrew Fuller - 1825
...and he said, Wherefore is it that tJiou dost ask after my name ? And he blested him there. And Jacob called the name of the place Peniel : for I have seen God face to face, and my life is preserved. On this singular manifestation of God to his servant, we offer the following remarks : (1.) It does...
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The theology of the early patriarchs, illustrated by an appeal to ..., Volume 2

Thomas Tregenna Biddulph - 1825
...And He blessed him there. And Jacob called the name of the place Peniel (that is, the face of God); for I have seen God face to face, and my life is preserved." Gen. xxxii. 24, &c. This is one of the most extraordinary narratives that occur in the patriarchal...
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Theology: Explained and Defended, in a Series of Sermons, Volume 1

Timothy Dwight - 1825
...blessing from rum, (upon which he departed) Jacob called the name of the place Peniel; for, said he, I have seen God face to face, and my life is preserved. This Person is called by Hosca, God, the Angel, and JEHOVAH. He had power with God ; yea, he had power over...
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The Free-enquirer [by P. Annet].

1826
...too. " As a prince hast thou poweV with God and with men, and hast prevailed,! said Jacob's God. Jacob called the name of the place Peniel, for I have seen God face to face, and my life is preserved." Was it the will of Moses's God to keep mankind in ignorance, lest man should know more than God, and...
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Primitive Trinitarianism: Examined and Defended

Elijah Bailey - 1826 - 346 pages
...wherefore is it that thou dost ask after my name ? and he blessed him there.'' And in verse 30; " And Jacob called the name of the place Peniel ; for I have seen God face to face, and my life is preserved." And again, Genesis, chapter 48, verses 15 & 16, " And he blessed Joseph, and said, God, before whom...
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