Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And when he saw that he prevailed not against him, he touched the hollow of his thigh; and the hollow of Jacob's thigh was out of joint, as he wrestled with him.
Go there quickly, for I am not able to do anything till you have come there. For this reason, the town was named Zoar.
And Moses said to the Lord, Then it will come to the ears of the Egyptians; for by your power you took this people out from among them;
Have no fear, you worm Jacob, and you men of Israel; I will be your helper, says the Lord, even he who takes up your cause, the Holy One of Israel.
The Lord, the Holy One of Israel, and his Maker, says, Will you put a question to me about the things which are to come, or will you give me orders about my sons, and the work of my hands?
In the body of his mother he took his brother by the foot, and in his strength he was fighting with God;
And a woman of Canaan came out from those parts, crying and saying, Have pity on me, O Lord, Son of David; my daughter is greatly troubled with an unclean spirit.
And he said to them, Which of you, having a friend, would go to him in the middle of the night and say to him, Friend, let me have three cakes of bread;
For this reason the children of Israel, even today, never take that muscle in the hollow of the leg as food, because the hollow of Jacob's leg was touched.
Keep watch with prayer, so that you may not be put to the test: the spirit truly is ready, but the flesh is feeble.
2 Corinthians 12:7
And because the revelations were so very great, in order that I might not be overmuch lifted up, there was given to me a thorn in the flesh, one sent from Satan to give me pain.
And he was unable to do any work of power there, but only to put his hands on one or two persons who were ill, and make them well.