Esther’s Sacrifice and Mordechai’s Freedom

A phrase borrowed from the Torah describes how Mordechai was freed to help the Jews. But Esther was given no such freedom; she had to make the ultimate sacrifice.

Torah Live friend Harry Rothenberg explains these ideas in his Purim video:

For additional Purim inspiration, see our megillah slideshow, especially useful for educators teaching the megillah and rabbis looking to enhance the reading in shul.