When Mordecai learned of the conspiracy,
When the king extended to Esther the gold scepter, she
Then Esther replied to Hathach with instructions for Mordecai:
When Esther’s reply
Then Esther sent this reply to Mordecai:
The king replied, “Find Haman quickly so that we can do as Esther requests.” So the king and Haman went to the banquet that Esther had prepared.
So Hathach returned and related Mordecai’s instructions
So Mordecai set out to do everything that Esther had instructed him.
So the king and Haman came to dine
Esther’s command established these matters of Purim, and the matter was officially recorded.
When the king saw Queen Esther standing in the court, she met with his approval.
Esther was still not divulging her lineage or her people,
On the second day of the banquet of wine the king asked Esther, “What is your request, Queen Esther? It shall be granted to you. And what is your petition? Ask up to half the kingdom, and it shall be done!”
On that same day King Ahasuerus gave the estate
King Ahasuerus replied to Queen Esther and to Mordecai the Jew, “Look, I have already given Haman’s estate to Esther, and he has been hanged on the gallows because he took hostile action
Now Esther had not disclosed her people or her lineage,
And day after day Mordecai used to walk back and forth in front of the court of the harem in order to learn how Esther was doing
Then Esther was taken to King Ahasuerus at his royal residence in the tenth
Then the king prepared a large banquet for all his officials and his servants – it was actually Esther’s banquet. He also set aside a holiday for the provinces, and he provided for offerings at the king’s expense.