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 Esther 2:1 - 4
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   Book of Esther
   Chapter 2
2:1 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Later when the anger of King Xerxes had subsided, he remembered Vashti and what she had done and what he had decreed about her.
 
2:2 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Then the king's personal attendants proposed, "Let a search be made for beautiful young virgins for the king.
 
2:3 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Let the king appoint commissioners in every province of his realm to bring all these beautiful girls into the harem at the citadel of Susa. Let them be placed under the care of Hegai, the king's eunuch, who is in charge of the women; and let beauty treatments be given to them.
 
2:4 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Then let the girl who pleases the king be queen instead of Vashti." This advice appealed to the king, and he followed it.
 
 

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