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90 Day Challenge Day 37

Read Esther 1 – Job 7


  • Ahasuerus and Queen Vashti
  • Esther becomes Queen
  • Mordecai saves the King
  • Haman plots against the Jews
  • Esther learns of Haman’s plot
  • Esther’s banquet
  • The King honors Mordecai
  • Haman is hanged
  • Mordecai promoted to Haman’s position
  • The King’s Decree
  • Feast of Purim
  • Job’s character and wealth
  • Satan presents  himself to the LORD
  • Satan allowed to test Job
  • Job curses the day of his birth
  • Job’s friend Eliphaz answers Job
  • Job replies to Eliphaz

Interesting Esther facts:  the usual designations for God (elohim, YHWH) do not appear in the book of Esther.  Esther’s Jewish name is Hadassah (2:7) and means “myrtle”

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