The Man the King Delights to Honor
by Timothy Keller

Haman,who plots to kill the Jews exiled in Persia,exemplifies pride and its downfalls. His pride manifests itself in self-absorption,an inability to learn from his mistakes,a progression into more serious forms of evil,and a blindness to his own pride. Pride is overcome by forgetting oneself and clothing oneself in the overwhelming praise of the Father through Christ