Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And he said, Thy name shall be called no more Jacob, but Israel: for as a prince hast thou power with God and with men, and hast prevailed.

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Bible References

Thy name

Genesis 17:5
Neither shall thy name any more be called Abram, but thy name shall be Abraham, for I have made thee the father of a multitude of nations.
Genesis 33:20
And he erected an altar there, and called it El-Elohe-Israel.
Genesis 35:10
And God said to him, Thy name is Jacob. Thy name shall not be called any more Jacob, but Israel shall be thy name. And he called his name Israel.
Numbers 13:16
These are the names of the men that Moses sent to spy out the land. And Moses called Hoshea the son of Nun Joshua.
2 Samuel 12:25
and he sent by the hand of Nathan the prophet. And he called his name Jedidiah, for LORD's sake.
2 Kings 17:34
To this day they do after the former manner. They do not fear LORD, neither do they after their statutes, or after their ordinances, or after the law or after the commandment which LORD commanded the sons of Jacob, whom he named Is
Isaiah 62:2
And the nations shall see thy righteousness, and all kings thy glory. And thou shall be called by a new name, which the mouth of LORD shall name.
Isaiah 65:15
And ye shall leave your name for a curse to my chosen, and lord LORD will kill thee. And he will call his servants by another name,
John 1:42
And he brought him to Jesus. And having seen him, Jesus said, Thou are Simon the son of Jonah. Thou will be called Cephas (which is interpreted, Peter).
Revelation 2:17
He who has an ear, let him hear what the Spirit says to the congregations. To him who overcomes, I will give him to eat of the hidden manna. And I will give him a white stone, and upon the stone a new name written, which none knows


Genesis 32:24
And Jacob was left alone, and a man wrestled with him until the breaking of the day.
Hosea 12:3
In the womb he took his brother by the heel, and in his manhood he had strength with God.

With men

Genesis 25:31
And Jacob said, First sell me thy birthright.
Genesis 27:33
And Isaac trembled very exceedingly, and said, Who then is he who has taken venison, and brought it me, and I have eaten of all before thou came, and have blessed him? Yea, he shall be blessed.
Genesis 31:24
And God came to Laban the Syrian in a dream of the night, and said to him, Take heed to thyself that thou not speak to Jacob either good or bad.
Genesis 33:4
And Esau ran to meet him, and embraced him, and fell on his neck, and kissed him, and they wept.
1 Samuel 26:25
Then Saul said to David, Blessed be thou, my son David. Thou shall both do mightily, and shall surely prevail. So David went his way, and Saul returned to his place.
Proverbs 16:7
When a man's ways please LORD, he makes even his enemies to be at peace with him.

General references

Genesis 35:10
And God said to him, Thy name is Jacob. Thy name shall not be called any more Jacob, but Israel shall be thy name. And he called his name Israel.
Psalm 22:4
Our fathers trusted in thee. They trusted, and thou delivered them.
Daniel 1:9
Now God made Daniel find kindness and compassion in the sight of the ruler of the eunuchs.