Ancient History, History, Reading

Ahasuerus, Ahasuwho?

This morning, I thought I would follow up with some posts about the book of Esther, beginning with the king Ahasuerus who figures so prominently in the story. The name Ahasuerus appears in only two places outside of the book of Esther, and it is completely absent from contemporary history. This is surprising because of… Continue reading Ahasuerus, Ahasuwho?