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The One Thing God Cannot Do.

    “So it shall be written; so it shall be done!”

   Who can forget those immortal words spoken by Rameses in the classic The Ten Commandments… 873 more words

Doubting Your Vision?

The Generous King

Also Vashti the queen made a feast for the women in the royal house which BELONGED TO KING AHASUERUS.                              ~Esther 1:9

Those of us who have received a message/sermon from the book of Esther will agree that the focus is on the young, beautiful, virgin. 152 more words

Masterpiece Monday

The Waltz of Winter 

By: Jahna Vashti

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Masterpiece Monday

Vashti, Disobeyed a King

Reference:  Esther chapter 1

Heart of the Story: Queen Vashti refused to appear before a drunken king and his drunken guest so the king divorced her. 662 more words

Obscure Characters

Queen Vashti defies King; Achashveirosh seeks new Queen

It was half a year ago when Achashveirosh, King of Persia, began his lavish party in the empire’s capital, Shushan (Incidentally, many expect this party was, at least in part, designed to tempt Jews into coming to the party and sinning against G-d in various ways- particularly, by participating despite Achashveirosh’s use of the former Beis-Hamikdash’s vessels as food utensils). 264 more words

Achashveirosh

Reflections of Esther

Esther was a small book, but it had a lot in there for the treatment of women in the Bible, which is what this exercise is all about. 1,156 more words

Recommendations

Esther 1: Queen Vashti

Because this is a small book packed with so much for women, I’m going to take it slowly and try to keep the length of each post reasonable. 1,201 more words

Bible Commentary