Mordecai and Esther
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Mordecai and Esther

From Series: The Unseen God, Volume 1

Esther 2:5-23  (ID: 2964)

In this message, we meet Esther and her cousin Mordecai and learn how she was chosen to be queen of the Medo-Persians. As Alistair Begg points out, our focus must be higher than the events of the story – we also need to see God working providentially to preserve His people in an unbelieving culture.


5Now there was a Jew in Susa the citadel whose name was Mordecai, the son of Jair, son of Shimei, son of Kish, a Benjaminite,

Copyright © 2019, Alistair Begg. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

Scripture taken from The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. Copyright ©2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. Used by permission. All rights reserved. Text provided by the Crossway Bibles Web Service.

Alistair Begg
Alistair Begg is Senior Pastor at Parkside Church in Cleveland, Ohio, and the Bible teacher on Truth For Life, which is heard on the radio and online around the world.