|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 3:5 (King James Version)
And when Haman saw that Mordecai bowed not, nor did him reverence, then was Haman full of wrath.