Esther 6:1-3 NIV

Mordecai Honored

1 That night the king could not sleep;1 so he ordered the book of the chronicles,2 the record of his reign, to be brought in and read to him.

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2 It was found recorded there that Mordecai had exposed Bigthana and Teresh, two of the king's officers who guarded the doorway, who had conspired to assassinate King Xerxes.3

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3 "What honor and recognition has Mordecai received for this?" the king asked. "Nothing has been done for him,"4 his attendants answered.

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