Explorations: “Esther: Farce and The Threat of Genocide”
Esther Chapters 1-3. The main characters are introduced: the Persian King Ahasuerus; the “short-lived” first Queen Vashti; her successor, Queen Esther, an unsuspecting girl plucked from the King’s harem; and Esther’s resourceful foster father, Mordecai. Materials provided.
Led by Jim Stewart.