Ruth

Exposition of Ruth 4:16-22

In this post, we will work our way through Ruth 4:16-22. We will be utilizing the Complete Jewish Bible translation unless otherwise noted. Ruth 4:16-22, “16 Na'omi took the child, laid it on her breast and became its nurse. 17 The women who were her neighbors gave it...

Exposition of Ruth 4:1-15

In this post, we will work our way through Ruth 4:1-15. We will be utilizing the Complete Jewish Bible translation unless otherwise noted. Ruth 4:1-15, “1 Meanwhile, Bo'az had gone up to the gate and had sat down there, when the redeemer of whom Bo'az had spoken...

Exposition of Ruth 3:10-18

In this post, we will work our way through Ruth 3:10-18. We will be utilizing the Complete Jewish Bible translation unless otherwise noted. Ruth 3:10-18, “10 He said, "May ADONAI bless you, my daughter. Your latest kindness is even greater than your first, in that you...

Exposition of Ruth 3:6-9

In this post, we will work our way through Ruth 3:6-9. We will be utilizing the Complete Jewish...

Exposition of Ruth 3:1-5

In this post, we will work our way through Ruth 3:1-5. We will be utilizing the Complete Jewish...

Exposition of Ruth 2:17-23

Exposition of Ruth 2:17-23

In this post, we will work our way through Ruth 2:17-23. We will be utilizing the Complete Jewish Bible translation unless otherwise noted. Ruth 2:17-23, 17 So she gleaned in the field until evening. When she beat out what she had gathered, it came to about a bushel...

Exposition of Ruth 2:8-16

Exposition of Ruth 2:8-16

In this post, we will work our way through Ruth 2:8-16. We will be utilizing the Complete Jewish Bible translation unless otherwise noted. Ruth 2:8-16, “8 Bo'az said to Rut, "Did you hear that, my daughter? Don't go to glean in another field, don't leave this place,...

Exposition of Ruth 2:1-7

Exposition of Ruth 2:1-7

In this post, we will work our way through Ruth 2:1-7. We will be utilizing the Complete Jewish Bible translation unless otherwise noted. Ruth 2:1-7, “1 Na'omi had a relative on her husband's side, a prominent and wealthy member of Elimelekh's clan, whose name was...

Exposition of Ruth 1:15-22

Exposition of Ruth 1:15-22

In this post, we will work our way through Ruth 1:15-22. We will be utilizing the Complete Jewish Bible translation unless otherwise noted. Ruth 1:15-22: 15 She said, “Look, your sister-in-law has gone back to her people and to her god; go back, after your...

Exposition of Ruth 1:6-14

Exposition of Ruth 1:6-14

In this post, we will work our way through Ruth 1:6-14. We will be utilizing the ESV translation. Ruth 1:6-14, “6 Then she arose with her daughters-in-law to return from the country of Moab, for she had heard in the fields of Moab that the Lord had visited his people...

Exposition of Ruth 1:1-5

Exposition of Ruth 1:1-5

In this post, we will begin our journey through Ruth, first examining Ruth 1:1-5. We will be utilizing the Complete Jewish Bible translation. Ruth 1:1-5, “1 Back in the days when the judges were judging, at a time when there was a famine in the land, a certain man...

The Book of Ruth: Background

The Book of Ruth: Background

One of the obligatory elements of studying any book of the Bible is taking a look at the background information, the history, setting, date of writing, overarching theme, main characters, and any other issues that impact how one approaches what they are reading. Since...

Naomi and Ruth Return to Bethlehem

Naomi and Ruth Return to Bethlehem

Editor’s note: The purpose of this series is to walk our readers through the book of Ruth in order to help them understand what it teaches and how to apply it to our lives. This series is part of our larger commitment to help Christians learn to read, interpret,...

When Faith is Lost

When Faith is Lost

Editor’s note: The purpose of this series is to walk our readers through the book of Ruth in order to help them understand what it teaches and how to apply it to our lives. This series is part of our larger commitment to help Christians learn to read, interpret,...