Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For Mordecai the Jew was next unto king Ahasuerus, and great among the Jews, and accepted of the multitude of his brethren, seeking the wealth of his people, and speaking peace to all his seed.

General references

Bible References

Next unto king

Genesis 41:44
Moreover, Pharaoh said to Joseph, “Though I am Pharaoh, yet without your permission no one shall raise his hand or foot in all the land of Egypt.”
1 Samuel 23:17
Thus he said to him, “Do not be afraid, because the hand of Saul my father will not find you, and you will be king over Israel and I will be next to you; and Saul my father knows that also.”
2 Chronicles 28:7
And Zichri, a mighty man of Ephraim, slew Maaseiah the king’s son and Azrikam the ruler of the house and Elkanah the second to the king.
Daniel 5:16
But I personally have heard about you, that you are able to give interpretations and solve difficult problems. Now if you are able to read the inscription and make its interpretation known to me, you will be clothed with purple and wear a necklace of gold around your neck, and you will have authority as the third ruler in the kingdom.”

Accepted

Esther 3:2
All the king’s servants who were at the king’s gate bowed down and paid homage to Haman; for so the king had commanded concerning him. But Mordecai neither bowed down nor paid homage.
Romans 14:18
For he who in this way serves Christ is acceptable to God and approved by men.

Seeking

Nehemiah 2:10
When Sanballat the Horonite and Tobiah the Ammonite official heard about it, it was very displeasing to them that someone had come to seek the welfare of the sons of Israel.
Psalm 122:6
Pray for the peace of Jerusalem:
“May they prosper who love you.
Romans 9:2
that I have great sorrow and unceasing grief in my heart.
Romans 10:1
Brethren, my heart’s desire and my prayer to God for them is for their salvation.

General references

Genesis 41:41
Pharaoh said to Joseph, “See, I have set you over all the land of Egypt.”