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GENESIS, chap. 32. 24 And Jacob was left alone ; and there wrestled a man with him until the breaking of the day.
25 And when he saw that he prevailed not against him, he touched the hollow of his thigh; and the hollow of Jacob's thuigh was out of joint as he wrestled with him.
26 And he said, Let me go, for the day breaketh. And he said, I--vill not let thee go, except thou bless me.
OFFICES OF DEVOTION,
UPON MOST OCCASIONS,
BY BENJAMIN JENKS,
Men ought always to pray, and not to faint...Luke viii. 1.