Haman, the second in command in Persia, is elated at the close of chapter 5 of Esther as he contemplates the hanging of Mordecai. And he also believes he is to be the honored guest at a banquet prepared by Esther...but God has other plans! How does irony and God’s providence overrule Haman’s plans?
Esther 6:1-3; 2:21-23. What did Xerxes ask for when he couldn’t sleep? What did he discover?