Esther 10 NIV

The Greatness of Mordecai

1 King Xerxes imposed tribute throughout the empire, to its distant shores.1

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2 And all his acts of power and might, together with a full account of the greatness of Mordecai2 to which the king had raised him,3 are they not written in the book of the annals4 of the kings of Media and Persia?

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3 Mordecai the Jew was second5 in rank6 to King Xerxes,7 preeminent among the Jews, and held in high esteem by his many fellow Jews, because he worked for the good of his people and spoke up for the welfare of all the Jews.8

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