|Overview - Esther 3|
|1||Haman, advanced by the king, and despised by Mordecai, seeks revenge upon all the Jews.|
|7||He casts lots.|
|8||He obtains by calumniation a decree of the king to put the Jews to death.|
Esther 3:14 (King James Version)
The copy of the writing for a commandment to be given in every province was published unto all people, that they should be ready against that day.