Biblical truth standing on its spiritual head to get our eternal attention.

Genesis, Exodus, Esther – Egypt and Esther: Joseph, Moses, Esther and Mordecai

| February 11, 2012

An interesting aspect of Esther is that it has connections to other Biblical stories, both of which are connected to Egypt. A method the Bible uses, both in the Old and the New Covenants, is retelling the same story with different characters. This does not mean any of the stories are fictional, but instead shows […]

Esther 1:8 – NASB vs. HCSB vs. ESV

| February 10, 2012

Esther 1:8 NASB The drinking was done according to the law, there was no compulsion, for so the king had given orders to each official of his household that he should do according to the desires of each person. Esther 1:8 HCSB and no restraint was placed on the drinking. The king had ordered every […]

Esther 6:11-12 – A Good Example From A Bad Example

| September 15, 2009

A Good Example from a Bad Example Hitler and Haman, haters of others, destroyers of themselves.  That is the lesson of history of these two men.  To say a good word about either is incomprehensible.  Genocide is mind-boggling, beyond boundaries of simple hate, it is a hate that is all consuming…literally. To say a good […]