|Overview - Esther 8|
|1||Mordecai is advanced.|
|3||Esther makes suit to reverse Haman's letters.|
|7||Ahasuerus grants to the Jews to defend themselves.|
|15||Mordecai's honour, and the Jews' joy.|
Esther 8:17 (King James Version)
And in every province, and in every city, whithersoever the king's commandment and his decree came, the Jews had joy and gladness, a feast and a good day. And many of the people of the land became Jews; for the fear of the Jews fell upon them.