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On Becoming a Jew - Article
Paul G. Humber, M.S. - ... became Jews; for the fear of the Jews fell upon them" (Esther 8:17). The "land" referred to here is Persia (roughly Iran today, not Israel). Many non-Jews lived in Persia and surrounding regions, but our text says that...
Esther 8:17
... in every province, and in every city, whithersoever the king's commandment and his decree came, the Jews had joy and gladness, a feast and a good day. And many of the people of the land became Jews; for the fear of the Jews fell upon...
Esther 6:5: Haman standeth - Study Note
... Haman standeth. The remarkable sixth and seventh chapters of Esther contain one of the most incisively ironical narratives in all literature, not to mention an amazing testimony of providential ordering of events. Haman, swollen with both pride...
Esther 6:6: more than to myself - Study Note
... more than to myself. The inordinate pride of Haman (like that of Satan) contributed to his humiliation (Proverbs 16:18; 18:12; compare Ezekiel...
When They Saw the Star
... (where the influence of Daniel, as well as Mordecai and Esther) had been profound and long-lasting, would surely be familiar with this prophecy and also the various prophecies of Daniel (who had been the most respected of the "wise...
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