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Esther 2: Introducing Esther and Mordecai

When we get to Esther chapter two, we ought to be thoroughly confused.  What is this book about?  Who is concerned about a fight between Xerxes and Vashti, two Persians who could care less about the God of the Jews? … Continue reading

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Esther One: A M’sh’ti for Vashti

Esther one introduces us to a couple of key characters, Ahasuerus (Xerxes) who will play a roll throughout the book, and Vashti, who will begin as queen of Persia and end the chapter deposed and disgraced. Persians were infamous for … Continue reading

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