Esther

Esther 16

    The Decree of Ahasu-erus

  1. " The following is a copy of this letter:""The Great King, Ahasu-e'rus, a to the rulers of the provinces from India to Ethiopia, one hundred and twenty-seven satrapies, and to those who are loyal to our government, greeting."
  2. """The more often they are honored by the too great kindness of their benefactors, the more proud do many men become. "
  3. " They not only seek to injure our subjects, but in their inability to stand prosperity they even undertake to scheme against their own benefactors. "
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