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Esther 4 :: Webster's Bible (WEB)

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Unchecked Copy BoxEst 4:1 - When Mordecai perceived all that was done, Mordecai rent his clothes, and put on sackcloth with ashes, and went out into the midst of the city, and cried with a loud and a bitter cry;
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 4:2 - And came even before the king's gate: for none might enter into the king's gate clothed with sackcloth.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 4:3 - And in every province whithersoever the king's commandment and his decree came, there was great mourning among the Jews, and fasting, and weeping, and wailing; and many lay in sackcloth and ashes.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 4:4 - So Esther's maids and her chamberlains came and told it to her. Then was the queen exceedingly grieved; and she sent raiment to clothe Mordecai, and to take away his sackcloth from him: but he received it not.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 4:5 - Then called Esther for Hatach, one of the king's chamberlains, whom he had appointed to attend upon her, and gave him a commandment to Mordecai, to know what it was, and why it was.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 4:6 - So Hatach went forth to Mordecai, to the street of the city, which was before the king's gate.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 4:7 - And Mordecai told him all that had happened to him, and of the sum of the money that Haman had promised to pay to the king's treasuries for the Jews, to destroy them.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 4:8 - Also he gave him the copy of the writing of the decree that was given at Shushan to destroy them, to show it to Esther, and to declare it to her, and to charge her that she should go in to the king, to make supplication to him, and to make request before him for her people.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 4:9 - And Hatach came and told Esther the words of Mordecai.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 4:10 - Again Esther spoke to Hatach, and gave him commandment to Mordecai;
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 4:11 - All the king's servants, and the people of the king's provinces, do know, that whoever, whether man or woman, shall come to the king into the inner court, who is not called, there is one law of his to put him to death, except him to whom the king shall hold out the golden scepter, that he may live: but I have not been called to come in to the king these thirty days.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 4:12 - And they told to Mordecai Esther's words.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 4:13 - Then Mordecai commanded to answer Esther, Think not with thyself that thou shalt escape in the king's house more than all the Jews.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 4:14 - For if thou shalt altogether hold thy peace at this time, then will there enlargement and deliverance arise to the Jews from another place; but thou and thy father's house will be destroyed: and who knoweth, whether thou hast come to the kingdom for such a time as this?
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 4:15 - Then Esther bade them return Mordecai this answer,
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 4:16 - Go, assemble all the Jews that are present in Shushan, and fast ye for me, and neither eat nor drink three days, night or day: I also and my maidens will fast likewise; and so will I go in to the king, which is not according to the law; and if I perish, I perish.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 4:17 - So Mordecai went his way, and did according to all that Esther had commanded him.
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The Webster Bible was translated by Noah Webster in 1833 in order to bring the language of the bible up to date. This version of the Bible is in the public domain.

 
 
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