Esther 8:4

“Then the king held out the golden sceptre toward Esther. So Esther arose, and stood before the king,”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Esther 8:4

Then the king helde out the golden scepter toward Esther. So Esther arose, and stood before the king,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The king extended the golden scepter to Esther. So Esther arose and stood before the king.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Then the king held out to Esther the golden sceptre. So Esther arose, and stood before the king.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Then the king put out the rod of gold to Esther, and she got up before the king.
- Basic English Bible

And the king held out the golden sceptre toward Esther. And Esther arose and stood before the king,
- Darby Bible

Then the king held out the golden scepter towards Esther. So Esther arose, and stood before the king,
- Webster's Bible

Then the king held out to Esther the golden scepter. So Esther arose, and stood before the king.
- World English Bible

and the king holdeth out to Esther the golden sceptre, and Esther riseth, and standeth before the king,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Then the king held out to Esther the golden sceptre. So Esther arose, and stood before the king.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Esther 8:4

Wesley's Notes for Esther 8:4


8:2 Ring - That ring which he had formerly given to Haman he now gives to Mordecai, and with it that power whereof this ring was a sign, making him, as Haman had been, the keeper of his signet. Set - As her steward, to manage that great estate for her as he thought fittest.

8:3 To put - To repeal that cruel decree.

8:5 If &c. - She uses various expressions, that she might confirm the king's favour, by such a full submission to his good pleasure. Haman - She prudently takes off the hatefulness of the action from the king, and lay's it upon Haman, who had for his own ends contrived the whole business, and circumvented the king in it.


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