Esther 7:1-6 KJV

1 So the king and Haman came to banqueta with Esther the queen.

References for Esther 7:1

    • y 7:1 - to banquet: Heb. to drink
      2 And the king said again unto Esther on the second day at the banquet of wine, What is thy petition, queen Esther? and it shall be granted thee: and what is thy request? and it shall be performed , even to the half of the kingdom.
      3 Then Esther the queen answered and said , If I have found favour in thy sight, O king, and if it please the king, let my life be given me at my petition, and my people at my request:
      4 For we are sold , I and my people, to be destroyed ,b to be slain , and to perish . But if we had been sold for bondmen and bondwomen, I had held my tongue , although the enemy could not countervail the king's damage.

      References for Esther 7:4

        • z 7:4 - to be destroyed...: Heb. that they should destroy, and kill, and cause to perish
          5 Then the king Ahasuerus answered and said unto Esther the queen, Who is he, and where is he, that durst presume in his heart to do so?
          6 And Esther said , The adversaryc and enemy is this wicked Haman. Then Haman was afraid before the king and the queen.

          References for Esther 7:6

            • { 7:6 - The adversary: Heb. The man adversary