December 12th, 2017

The Medo-Persian Empire

These were the kings of ancient saga. They warred with Babylon. They warred with the Greeks at Marathon, Salamis and Thermopylae. They fell victim to the rampaging of Alexander the Great. Who were they?  Names like Esther, Ahasuerus, Nehemiah, Ezra, Artaxerxes, Haman, Mordecai, Cyrus the Great, and Darius dot the Biblical and historical landscape of these people