The Great Paradox of the Book of Esther and its Significance Today

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I started a series on the book of Esther this past Sunday with my jr. high students. Karen Jobes, in her┬áNIV Application Commentary on Esther, insightfully captures the Christian significance of the fact that God is never mentioned in the book: “The great paradox of Esther is that God is omnipotently present even where God [...]