Monthly Archives: November 2013

Haman the Adversary and Enemy Esther 7:6 – Equipped for Battle

King Ahasuerus and Haman were attending the second banquet held by Queen Esther when the king requested that she ask him for whatever she desired up to half the kingdom. As she gave her answer, she began to plead for … Continue reading

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Who and Where is He? Esther 7:5 – Equipped for Battle

The plot had thickened as King Ahasuerus and Haman sat listening to Queen Esther’s answer to the request of the king for what she desired up to half the kingdom. While she plead for her life and the life of … Continue reading

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We are Sold to be Destroyed Esther 7:4 – Equipped for Battle

While sitting at the second of two banquets given by Queen Esther to King Ahasuerus and Haman, the king asked her what she desired up to half the kingdom. As Esther began her answer to the king’s question, she revealed … Continue reading

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Let My Life Be Given Me Esther 7:3 – Equipped for Battle

The plot to our story has thickened once again as King Ahasuerus and Haman are sitting at the second of two banquets held by Queen Esther. After some time at the banquet, King Ahasuerus asked Esther what her petition was … Continue reading

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Once Again, What is Your Petition? Esther 7:2 – Equipped for Battle

After Haman was embarrassed because he paraded Mordecai through the street as an honor from the king, he and King Ahasuerus are attending the second banquet of Queen Esther. In chapter seven and verse two we see a repeat of … Continue reading

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Haman Attends the Second Banquet Esther 7:1 – Equipped for Battle

Haman was advised by his wife and wise friends that “If Mordecai be of the seed of the Jews, before whom thou hast begun to fall, thou shalt not prevail against him, but shalt surely fall before him.” Little did … Continue reading

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Haman to the Banquet Again Esther 6:14 – Equipped for Battle

Haman was embarrassed because he fulfilled his own plan to honor the man in whom the king delights. He thought this man would be himself, but it was actually Mordecai, Haman’s enemy, whom the king desired to reward. After parading … Continue reading

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Haman’s Wife and Wise Men’s Advice Esther 6:13 – Equipped for Battle

Haman has been embarrassed beyond measure because he has been forced to lead his enemy Mordecai through the street of the city of Shushan while crying out “Thus shall be done to he in whom the king delights.” Mordecai returned … Continue reading

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Haman’s Mourning Esther 6:12 – Equipped for Battle

Haman suffered the embarrassment of clothing Mordecai, putting him on the king’s horse, and leading him through the city crying, “Thus shall be done to the man in whom the king delights”. Haman thought that he would be the one … Continue reading

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Humbled Haman Esther 6:11 – Equipped for Battle

The scene was set, and Haman had been chosen to do as he suggested and place Mordecai upon King Ahasuerus’ royal horse, dress him in the royal clothing, put a crown upon his head, and lead him through the city … Continue reading

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