The Wonderful Story of Esther

Conversations and Interviews - Part 9

Date
25 Mar 2021

Passage

Description

Steven Wedgeworth is currently preaching through the book of Esther and invited me, Devon Phillips, and James Bejon to join him for a discussion of the book, hosted on my podcast.

Within this conversation we reference several treatments of the book. Here are a few:

Steven Wedgeworth
Sermons on Esther: https://faithvan.com/search?q=Esther&f_collectionId=5ace967388251b8279176a98

Devon Phillips
A Meditation on Purim: https://www.faipublishing.org/articles/purim
Twitter thread on Esther: https://twitter.com/devoninmena/status/1364878723888078849?s=21

James Bejon
Esther and Agag: https://www.academia.edu/40042595/Esther_and_Agag
Esther: A Literary Analysis: https://www.academia.edu/40087250/Esther_A_Literary_Analysis
Esther: Mechanics and Messianics: https://www.academia.edu/40114559/Esther_Mechanics_and_Messianics

Alastair Roberts
Unraveling the Mysteries of the Book of Esther: https://audio.alastairadversaria.com/sermons/9696/unravelling-the-mysteries-of-the-book-of-esther/

Other Videos
AlephBeta Purim videos (especially those with Rabbi David Fohrman): https://www.alephbeta.org/purim
Bible Project: Esther Overview: https://www.youtube.com/watch?app=desktop&v=JydNSlufRIs&ab_channel=BibleProject

Articles
Sandra Teplinsky, Purim 2016 and Easter Week: Prophetic Parallels: https://firm.org.il/learn/purim-2016-and-easter-week-prophetic-parallels/
James Jordan, Biblical Horizons newsletter series on Esther (November 2009 to June 2013)

Audio
James Jordan, Witness or Perish: https://www.wordmp3.com/product-group.aspx?id=21
James Jordan, Themes in Esther: https://www.wordmp3.com/search.aspx?search=esther+jordan

Commentaries
Rabbi David Fohrman, The Queen You Thought You Knew: https://amzn.to/3rlDm62
Jon Levenson, Esther [Old Testament Library]: https://amzn.to/3w1we1U
Adele Berlin, Esther [JPS Bible Commentary]: https://amzn.to/2PpS7rc
Yoram Hazony, God and Politics in Esther: https://amzn.to/39hudVE
Michael V. Fox, Character and Ideology in the Book of Esther: https://amzn.to/3lOszjm
Anthony Tomasino, Esther [Evangelical Exegetical Commentary]: https://amzn.to/2Psemwu