THE LOVE FEAST OF PURIM

The Biblical Feast of Purim begins sundown on Thursday, February 25, 2021 and goes for two days. On the Hebrew Calendar, Purim is celebrated on the 14th day of Adar, which is the day that God’s people arose victorious against the loathsome Haman. However, due to the fighting lasting for two days, Shushan Purim is celebrated on the 15th of Adar.

Traditionally, Hebrews have celebrated Purim by remembering the miracles of Purim through four blessings:

[1] God’s people honor the appointed time of Purim as directed in the Scriptures: “Therefore, they called these days ‘Purim’ from the word ‘pur.’ Therefore, because of all that was written in this letter, and because of what they had seen concerning this, and what has happened to them, the Jews confirmed and undertook upon themselves, and their posterity, and upon all who might join them, without fail, to observe these two days, in their prescribed manner, and in their proper time each year.  And these days should be remembered and celebrated every generation, every family, every province, and every city; and these days of Purim should never cease among the Jews, nor shall their remembrance perish from their descendants” (Esther 9:26-28 Tanach).

[2] God’s people performing acts of kindness: “As the days on which the Jews gained relief from their enemies, and the month that had been turned about for them from one of sorrow to gladness, and sending delicacies to one another, and gifts to the poor” (Esther 9:22 Tanach).

[3] God’s people hear the reading of the entire Book of Esther (Megillah of Esther).

[4] God’s people enjoying a special Purim meal together.

We are told in the Midrash Esther – the commentary about the Book of Esther – that Purim will even be celebrated after the final redemption after the End of Days, because God’s incredible and faithful deliverance of His people will be magnified in the cataclysmic events that leads to the establishment of the Messiah’s Kingdom. In fact, the Second Coming of Messiah Yeshua will be regarded as the final Purim. The Hebrew Sage Maimonides says that the Book of Esther with enjoy the same status as the fives book of the Torah (Books of Moses) in the world to come (Mishneh Torah, Megillah).

We will soon go into how Purim is not only a Biblical Feast, but also a Bridal Feast, as gloriously demonstrated by Queen Esther herself. This is the primary reason why I call Purim a Love Feast.

For now, let us focus on how God’s love and purposes joined forces with faithful Queen Esther and those with her to overrule the forces of evil trying to annihilate them. God’s great and sovereign love is all of our hope in these dark end of days. Always remember that Scripture repeatedly articulates that those whose trust in God will be saved. The Sweet Singer of Israel – King David – especially embodied this reality:

“Kiss the Son, lest He be angry, and you perish in the way, when His wrath is kindled but a little. Blessed are all those who put their trust in Him” (Psalms 2:12 NKJV).

“But let all those rejoice who put their trust in You; let them ever shout for joy, because You defend them; let those also who love Your name be joyful in You” (Psalms 5:11 NKJV).


“O LORD my God, in You I put my trust; save me from all those who persecute me; and deliver me” (Psalms 7:1b NKJV).

“And those who know Your Name will put their trust in You; for You, LORD, have not forsaken those who seek You” (Psalms 9:10 NKJV).

“Preserve me, O God, for in You I put my trust” (Psalms 16:1b NKJV).

“Show Your marvelous loving kindness by Your right hand, O You who save those who trust in You from those who rise up against them” (Psalms 17:7 NKJV).

“The LORD is my rock and my fortress and my deliverer; My God, my strength in whom I will trust; my shield and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold. I will call upon the LORD, who is worthy to be praised; so shall I be saved from my enemies. … As for God, His way is perfect; the word of the LORD is proven; He is a shield to all who trust in Him” (Psalms 18:2-3,30 NKJV).

You get the idea. And that is just the first eighteen chapters of the Book of Psalms. The lives of Queen Esther and King David hold many keys for us in this hour of great need. Study them and press into the Most High God that saves those who trust in Him.

Give em heaven!!!

Robin Main

www.sapphirethroneministries.com  www.santa-tizing.com  www.mysticmentoring.com.

Written February 22, 2021 – Sapphire Throne Ministries – Robin Main. Copyrighted – If you are going to copy this, please copy it right by giving attributions to this source. Blessings!

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BE AN ESTHER

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Be an Esther.

Be a mighty man or woman of valor who overcomes by the Blood of the Lamb, the word of your testimony, and not loving your life even unto death (Rev 12:11).

Just prior to Esther going before the king (her husband) into the inner court to prevent the annihilation of her people, she said: “Go, gather together all the Jews who are present in Shushan the palace, and fast for me, and neither eat nor drink for three days, night or day; I also and my maidens will fast likewise; and then I will go in to the king, which is not according to the law; and if I perish, I perish” (Esther 4:16 Aramaic). Esther did not love her life even unto death. The mighty man and woman of valor are doing the same in our day.

The current call to do an Esther Fast from March 8-11, 2017 is for the purpose of saving the entire world from a type of Haman that wishes to enslave and kill most of humanity. For more information, please refer to the ESTHER FAST below.

Since Purim is in the Bible (an entire book), it is a Biblical Holiday. Esther is the hero in the Purim story, but an entire nation of faith-filled people were the spiritual power behind her. May the amazing and supernatural turn of events in Esther’s day be ours as well.

Highly recommend that you read the story of Esther throughout these fasting days. The Megillah of Esther is one of five megillahs (i.e., scrolls) included in the canon of Scripture. The Song of Songs (Shir HaShirim), Ruth, Lamentations (Eicha), Ecclesiates (Kohelet) are the other four megillahs, but Esther is the only one that the Jewish people commonly read from a handwritten parchment scroll.

The Esther Megillah is considered holy. One of the reasons it is considered holy is that this book does not mention God’s name. Hidden under the drama of evil plotting and political intrigue, God’s hand is in it all. Hindsight reveals that God Himself put a queen (His queen) in place to stand in the gap. Just like Esther, the Bride of Christ is currently preparing to go before the King of Kings “for such a time as this” on behalf of mankind. If God’s people who are called by His Name fast, repent and pray, things will fall in place. We shall all be saved, as the Hamans will hang on their own gallows.

~ Robin Main

www.sapphirethroneministries.com
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Written March 9, 2017 – Sapphire Throne Ministries – Robin Main. Copyrighted – If you are going to copy this, please copy it right by giving attributions to this source. Blessings!

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 MEL GEL Study Guide book => https://www.amazon.com/dp/0578188538/

• MEL GEL Study Guide: Volume 2 book => https://www.amazon.com/dp/0998598232/

• Set of Hebrew Living Letter Flash Cards => https://www.sapphirethroneministries.com/flashcards

• Blazing New Wine of Hanukkah: Bridal Restoration of DNA book => https://www.amazon.com/Blazing-New-Wine-Hanukkah-Understanding-ebook/dp/B010MHNZMK/

• SANTA-TIZING: What’s wrong with Christmas and how to clean it up book => https://www.amazon.com/SANTA-TIZING-Whats-wrong-Christmas-clean/dp/1607911159/

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