14th October 2016

A Threat of Courtiers  “Then the king’s courtiers said to Mordecai, ‘Mordecai, why do you disobey the king’s command?’ Day after day they spoke to him, but he would not listen to them.” (Greek) Esther 3:3-4 (NRSVA) Part of the rich fabric of the English language is our use of collective nouns. For, example, we […]