- Created: 16 October 2016 16 October 2016
Jacob wrestled through the night with the Lord. Even when his hip was knocked out of joint, he would not let go until God blessed him. At times we, too, strive with God; He strives with us and blesses us by grace. Jesus teaches us “always to pray and not lose heart,” telling the story of an unrighteous judge who still gives a just sentence because of the persistence of a widow who kept calling on him. So we should not lose heart: how much more will our righteous Lord give “justice to his elect, who cry to him day and night”?
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