|Overview - Esther 4|
|1||The great mourning of Mordecai and the Jews.|
|4||Esther, understanding it, sends to Mordecai, who shews the cause, and advises her to undertake the suit.|
|10||She excusing herself, is threatened by Mordecai.|
|15||She appointing a fast, undertakes the suit.|
Esther 4:4 (King James Version)
So Esther's maids and her chamberlains came and told it 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.