Parallel Bible results for Esther 1:1-3

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Esther 1:1-3

NIV 1 This is what happened during the time of Xerxes, the Xerxes who ruled over "127 provinces stretching from India to Cush: NIV 1 This is what happened during the time of Xerxes, the Xerxes who ruled over "127 provinces stretching from India to Cush: NIV 2 At that time King Xerxes reigned from his royal throne in the citadel of Susa, NIV 2 At that time King Xerxes reigned from his royal throne in the citadel of Susa, NIV 3 and in the third year of his reign he gave a banquet for all his nobles and officials. The military leaders of Persia and Media, the princes, and the nobles of the provinces were present. NIV 3 and in the third year of his reign he gave a banquet for all his nobles and officials. The military leaders of Persia and Media, the princes, and the nobles of the provinces were present.