Esther 9:10

Overview - Esther 9
The Jews slay their enemies, with the ten sons of Haman.
12 Ahasuerus, at the request of Esther, grants another day of slaughter, and Haman's sons to be hanged.
20 The two days of Purim are made festival.
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Esther 9:10  (King James Version)
The ten sons of Haman the son of Hammedatha, the enemy of the Jews, slew they; but on the spoil laid they not their hand.
 


ten sons
5:11 Exodus 20:5 ; Job 18:18 Job 18:19 ; 27:13-15 Psalms 21:10 ; Psalms 109:12 Psalms 109:13

enemy
3:1 Esther 7:4 Esther 7:6 Exodus 17:16

but on the spoil
It does not appear that the Jews slew any person who did not rise up to destroy them: they stood for their lives; and gave full proof that they sought their own personal safety, and not the property of their enemies: though the decree in their favour gave them authority to take the property of all their adversaries.
Esther 9:15 Esther 9:16
8:11 Genesis 14:23 ; Romans 12:17 ; Philippians 4:8
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