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Zondervan Academic, Feb 22, 2011 - Religion - 256 pages

This biblical narrative tells today's Christians about God without actually mentioning him.


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This is the best commentary on Esther that I have personally read! I recently preached through the book. I utilized several commentaries on Esther, but none was more helpful to me than Karen Jobes ... Read full review

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Asearch for my christian roots has taken me to a deeper look and reading of the bible. I have gotten interested in finding out more about God's people (jews)and his love for them. The Book of Esther ... Read full review

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Karen H. Jobes (PhD, Westminister Theological Seminary) is the Gerald F. Hawthorne Professor Emerita of New Testament Greek and Exegesis at Wheaton College and Graduate school in Wheaton, Illinois. The author of several works, she has also been involved in the NIV Bible translation. She and her husband, Forrest, live in Philadelphia and are members of an Evangelical Presbyterian Church.

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