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 Esther 8:1 - 10
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   Book of Esther
   Chapter 8  - Click for Chapter Audio
8:1 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
On that day King Ahasuerus gave the house of Haman, the R119 enemy of the Jews, to Queen Esther; and Mordecai came before the king, for Esther had disclosed what R120 he was to her.
 
8:2 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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The R121 king took off his signet ring which he had taken away from Haman, and gave it to Mordecai. And Esther set Mordecai over the house of Haman.
 
8:3 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Then Esther spoke again to the king, fell at his feet, wept and implored him to avert the evil scheme of Haman the Agagite and his plot which he had devised against the Jews.
 
8:4 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
The R122 king extended the golden scepter to Esther. So Esther arose and stood before the king.
 
8:5 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Then she said, "If R123 it pleases the king and if I have found favor before him and the matter seems proper to the king and I am pleasing in his sight, let it be written to revoke the letters R124 devised by Haman, the son of Hammedatha the Agagite, which he wrote to destroy the Jews who are in all the king's provinces.
 
8:6 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For how R125 can I endure to see the calamity which will befall my people, and how can I endure to see the destruction of my kindred?"
 
8:7 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
So King Ahasuerus said to Queen Esther and to Mordecai the Jew, "Behold, I R126 have given the house of Haman to Esther, and him they have hanged on the gallows because he had stretched out his hands against the Jews.
 
8:8 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Now you write to the Jews as F62 you see fit, in the king's name, and seal R127 it with the king's signet ring; for a decree which is written in the name of the king and sealed with the king's signet ring may R128 not be revoked."
 
8:9 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
So R129 the king's scribes were called at that time in the third month (that is, the month Sivan), on the twenty-third day; F63 and it was written according to all that Mordecai commanded to the Jews, the satraps, the governors and the princes of the provinces which extended from R130 India to Ethiopia, F64 127 provinces, to every R131 province according to its script, and to every people according to their language as well as to the Jews according to their script and their language.
 
8:10 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
He wrote in the name of King Ahasuerus, and sealed it with the king's signet ring, and sent letters by couriers on horses, R132 riding on steeds sired by the royal stud.
 

FOOTNOTES:
F62 Lit according to the good in your eyes
F63 Lit in it
F64 Lit Cush

 

CROSS REFERENCES:
R119 Esther 7:6
R120 Esther 2:7,15
R121 Esther 3:10
R122 Esther 4:11; 5:2
R123 Esther 5:8;
R124 Esther 3:13
R125 Esther 7:4; 9:1
R126 Esther 8:1
R127 Esther 3:12;
R128 Esther 1:19
R129 Esther 3:12
R130 Esther 1:1
R131 Esther 1:22; 3:12
R132 1 Kings 4:28

 
 

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