Esther

Esther

Esther

Esther 4:12-14

to obey is better than sacrifice / obedience is better than sacrifice July 05, 2019 – Friday Esther 4:12-14 NIV 12 When Esther’s words were reported to Mordecai, 13 he sent back this answer: “Do not think that because you are in the king’s house you alone of all the Jews will escape. 14 For if you remain silent at this time, relief and deliverance for the Jews will arise from another place, but you and your father’s family will…
Esther

Esther 3:8-9

to obey is better than sacrifice / obedience is better than sacrifice July 04, 2019 – Thursday Esther 3:8-9    NIV 8 Then Haman said to King Xerxes, “There is a certain people dispersed among the peoples in all the provinces of your kingdom who keep themselves separate. Their customs are different from those of all other people, and they do not obey the king’s laws; it is not in the king’s best interest to tolerate them. 9 If it pleases the king, let…
Esther

Esther 1:15

to obey is better than sacrifice / obedience is better than sacrifice July 03, 2019 – Wednesday Esther 1:15    NIV 15 “According to law, what must be done to Queen Vashti?” he asked. “She has not obeyed the command of King Xerxes that the eunuchs have taken to her.” Comments What command had King Xerxes given to Queen Vashti and why had she not obeyed? Perhaps a little more background would be useful as well. King Xerxes (pronounced Zerk-seas) inherited the…