Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And let the maiden which pleaseth the king be queen instead of Vashti. And the thing pleased the king; and he did so.

Let the maiden

Bible References

Let the maiden

Matthew 20:16
So the last shall be first, and the first last.”
Matthew 22:14
For many are called, but few are chosen.”

The thing

Esther 1:21
This word pleased the king and the princes, and the king did as Memucan proposed.
Esther 3:9
If it is pleasing to the king, let it be decreed that they be destroyed, and I will pay ten thousand talents of silver into the hands of those who carry on the king’s business, to put into the king’s treasuries.”
2 Samuel 13:4
He said to him, “O son of the king, why are you so depressed morning after morning? Will you not tell me?” Then Amnon said to him, “I am in love with Tamar, the sister of my brother Absalom.”
2 Samuel 16:21
Ahithophel said to Absalom, “Go in to your father’s concubines, whom he has left to keep the house; then all Israel will hear that you have made yourself odious to your father. The hands of all who are with you will also be strengthened.”
2 Samuel 17:4
So the plan pleased Absalom and all the elders of Israel.
Matthew 14:6
But when Herod’s birthday came, the daughter of Herodias danced before them and pleased Herod,