Esther 8:16

Overview - Esther 8
Mordecai is advanced.
Esther makes suit to reverse Haman's letters.
Ahasuerus grants to the Jews to defend themselves.
15 Mordecai's honour, and the Jews' joy.
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Esther 8:16  (King James Version)
The Jews had light, and gladness, and joy, and honour.

Esther 4:1-3 Esther 4:16 Psalms 30:5-11

had light
That is, prosperity and hope. The dark cloud which had so long hung over them was dispelled; and again the sunshine of prosperity beamed upon them.
9:17 Psalms 18:28 ; 97:11 Proverbs 4:18 Proverbs 4:19 ; 11:10 Isaiah 30:29 Isaiah 30:30 ; 35:10