Wine, Women and Self
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Wine, Women and Self

From Series: The Unseen God, Volume 1

Esther 1:10-2:4  (ID: 2958)

This study of the Book of Esther with Alistair Begg “zooms in” on the specific historical events that will lead to her becoming a queen. The king's temper, the words and attitudes of his nobles and servants, the laws and traditions of Medo-Persian culture – God's providence worked in all these to bring about His will in preserving the Jewish people. We too must trust in His providence in our daily lives.


Queen Vashti's Refusal

10On the seventh day, when the heart of the king was merry with wine, he commanded Mehuman, Biztha, Harbona, Bigtha and Abagtha, Zethar and Carkas, the seven eunuchs who served in the presence of King Ahasuerus,

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.