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Thursday 21 February

Esther 4:17, Ps.138, Matthew 7:7-12 Trust in the Lord Today‚Äôs first reading comes from the book of Esther. Esther was a Jewess, married to King Ahasuerus. The king, inflamed by his advisers, intended to massacre all his Jewish subjects and only Esther could speak to him on their behalf. The king was very angry and […]