Putting cows on the front page since 1885.

Thought for the Week

A Change in Politics

Haman is dead. In a short while, all ten of his sons will also be dead. But the problem is not resolved. Haman’s decree still stands. Haman is not here to enforce it, but it cannot be reversed, altered, or changed. On the immediate and personal level the king has done something. He has confiscated Haman’s property and given it to Esther. He has taken back his signet ring, given it to Mordecai, and actually made him the new Prime Minister. But when Esther in her great sorrow, again pleads for the lives of her people, the king basically says, “There is nothing I can do. Once a law is written, si...

 

Reader Comments(0)

 
 
Rendered 05/16/2024 21:10