Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Genesis 32:28 in English Standard Version "Then he said, “Your name shall no longer be called Jacob, but Israel, for you have striven with God and with men, and have prevailed.”" Ge 33:4 But Esau ran to meet him and embraced him and fell on his neck and kissed him, and they wept. Ge 35:10 And God said to him, “Your name is Jacob; no longer shall your name be called Jacob, but Israel shall be your name.” So he called his name Israel. 2Ki 17:34 To this day they do according to the former manner. They do not fear the Lord, and they do not follow the statutes or the rules or the law or the commandment that the Lord commanded the children of Jacob, whom he named Israel. Ho 12:3 In the womb he took his brother by the heel, and in his manhood he strove with God.