Peniel Mission

noun
Pe·ni·el Mission | \pə̇ˈnīəl-, ˈpenēəl-\

Definition of Peniel Mission 

: one of a number of religious groups centering in California that carry on a program of mass evangelism on city streets

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History and Etymology for Peniel Mission

peniel probably from Hebrew Pĕniel, Pĕnuel, literally, face of God, place on the Jabbok river in Jordan where Jacob wrestled with a stranger and received a blessing (Genesis 32: 30 Authorized Version)

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