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4 edition of LECTURES ON THE BOOK OF ESTHER found in the catalog.

LECTURES ON THE BOOK OF ESTHER

by Thomas, M"Crie

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Published by Solid Ground Christian Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biblical concordances & commentaries,
  • Biblical studies, criticism & exegesis,
  • Biblical Commentary - Old Testament,
  • Biblical Meditations - Old Testament,
  • Biblical Studies - Old Testament,
  • Religion / Bible / Commentaries / Old Testament,
  • Religion-Bible - Meditations - Old Testament,
  • Religion-Bible - Study - Old Testament,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - Commentaries / Reference

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages324
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8901444M
    ISBN 101599250918
    ISBN 109781599250915

    Esther is read during the Purim feast on 14th and 15th Adar (February/March). Hence it belongs to the best-known OT-books with the Jews and it is also the book, which has the oldest copies. The book of Esther has served the Jewish people as support of their national hope and especially so . Loma Linda University, Anderson St., Loma Linda, CA Contact Us.

    Arranged as a series of 15 lectures, Alexander D. Davidson provides thorough studies on the Book of Esther. Covering historical background, cultural context, and semantic examination, Davidson exegetically moves through the book of Esther. Entry for 'Esther, Book of' - Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature - One of 8 Bible encyclopedias freely available, this encyclopedia, with it's nearly 50, entries and 17 millin words, dwarfs modern Bible encyclopedias with the depth of knowledge.

    The Book of Esther is almost entirely characterised by divine providence. It is the only book in the Bible where God’s name is not mentioned at all. This has astonished many readers but the reason for it is that He is not dealing with His earthly people in a direct and visible way in the events recorded in this book. The Book of Esther describes the Jewish heroine Esther, who saved the Jewish people in Persia from annihilation during the reign of King Xerxes I (Ahasuerus) of Persia, who ruled from to BC. The Book of Esther described part of the Jewish Diaspora that stayed behind in Persia and did not return to Jerusalem during the Restoration.


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Thomas M’Crie () was a Scottish preacher in the Secession church, known for his scholarly historical studies such as his Life of John Knox. His preaching was characterised by warm eloquence and his pastoral concern is evident here5/5(2).

Lectures on the Book of Esther - Kindle edition by Thomas M'Crie, Mark Riedel. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Lectures on the Book of Esther. Sep 19,  · Lectures on the book of Esther by M'Crie, Thomas, Publication date Topics Bible Publisher New York: R. Carter Collection Princeton; americana Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor Princeton Theological Seminary Library Language English.

Notes. Pages missing. Page numbering misprinted, resets to 73 after page Pages: LECTURES UPON THE BOOK OF ESTHER Thomas M'Crie "M'Crie was an outstanding Scottish theologican and historical writer. Such a commentary from a. Lectures on the book of Esther. [Thomas M'Crie] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help.

Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: or Search WorldCat. Find items in libraries near you. May 25,  · Esther was a Jewish woman who was selected by the Persian King Ahasuerus to be his wife.

He had banished his former wife and chose Esther through a contest. However, the king did not know she was a Jew. (Esther ) Esther’s uncle was Mordecai. Mordecai learned of a plot to kill the king and Continue reading Summary of the Book of Esther.

Thomas M’Crie () was a Scottish preacher in the Secession church, known for his scholarly historical studies such as his Life of John Knox. His preaching was characterized by warm eloquence and his pastoral concern is evident here, with many applications made to practical Christian living.

Each of the eighteen lectures focuses on a section of the Book of Esther. Esther and her times, in a series of lectures on the book of Esther. [John M Lowrie] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help.

Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create schema:name " Esther and her times, in. Aug 30,  · This video is unavailable. Watch Queue Queue. Watch Queue Queue. The Paperback of the Lectures on the Book of Esther by Thomas M'Crie at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more. B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Auto Suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters. Use up arrow (for mozilla firefox browser alt+up arrow) and down arrow (for mozilla firefox browser Author: Thomas M'crie.

Although we do not know who wrote the book of Esther, from internal evidence it is possible to make some inferences about the author and the date of composition. It is clear that the author was a Jew, both from his emphasis on the origin of a Jewish festival and.

The Book of Esther would also encourage them to worship the God of Israel, though He is not mentioned by name in it (Ibid., ). Childs notes the typology which the writer uses in identifying Haman and Mordecai through genealogies when he writes, Haman, the enemy of the Jews, is portrayed as the son of Hammedatha, the Agagite ().

- Alternative Visions: Esther, Ruth, and Jonah Overview. In this lecture, two final books of the Bible are examined and their attitudes towards foreign nations compared. In contrast to Daniel’s reliance on divine intervention to punish the wicked, the book of Esther focuses on. Within his lectures, M’Crie explores authorship, historical context, and the progression of Israel’s exile.

With Logos Bible Software, this resource is completely searchable, with passages of Scripture appearing on mouse-over, as well as being linked to the Greek. "Best known for his biography on John Knox and ever the consummate church historian, Thomas M'Crie (), shows in his lectures on Esther that he is an astute biblical historian as well.

These eighteen messages are packed with solid exegetical and practical material. The Book of Esther, also known in Hebrew as "the Scroll" (Megillah), is a book in the third section (Ketuvim, "Writings") of the Jewish Tanakh (the Hebrew Bible) and in the Christian Old Testament.

It is one of the five Scrolls (Megillot) in the Hebrew Bible. Lectures on the Book of Esther. Thomas M'Crie. £ Each of the eighteen lectures focuses on a section of the Book of ƒ??Esther.

Mƒ??Crie makes perceptive observations on the nature and workings of Providence and the role of the Lordƒ??s people as His instruments, emphasising the need for total dependence on Him.

Kay Arthur (born November 11, in Jackson, Michigan) is an international Bible teacher, four-time ECPA Christian Book Award winning author, and co-CEO of Precept Ministries International.

Kay has systematized studying the Bible, developing a set of steps to follow so as to "mine" the details of the given book under study/5(8).

R. Sproul states: The question of whether the Book of Esther belongs in the canon of Scripture has been raised from an early period by both Jews and Christians, though the books commendation of the popular festival of Purim argued strongly in favor of its inclusion in the Jewish canon.The Book of Esther is a wonderful compliment to the books of Ezra and Nehemiah.

The latter depict the return of godly Jews to the Promised Land, under divinely appointed leaders. The Book of Esther makes a unique contribution to our understanding of this period in Israel’s history.Jan 02,  · Author: The Book of Esther does not specifically name its author.

The most popular traditions are Mordecai (a major character in the Book of Esther), Ezra and Nehemiah (who would have been familiar with Persian customs).

Date of Writing: The Book of .