The Book Of Ruth
General Introduction
"The Characters"

Introduction
J. Deering, AncientPath.net


The Book of Ruth - Introduction - Contents

1.  General Introduction 7.  App-1 Ruth VS Israel
2 The Story: (Keil and Delitzsch) 8  App-2 The "Field of Boaz"
3.  The Story: (C. I. Scofield) 9  App-3 Israel and The Feast Of Weeks
4 The Characters 10 App-4 Salmon the Rescuer_?
5 The Full Outline with Text 11 App-5 Innuendo
6 The Full Outline and Charts 12.  Book Text in Paragraph Form W/outline

The Characters

Elimelech was the husband of Naomi, they lived in Bethlehem, Judah.

Naomi is Elimelech's devoted wife.

Mahlon is Elimelech and Naomi's First Born Son.

Chilion is Elimelech and Naomi's second son.

Orpah is the Moabite wife of Chilion, married to him in Moab

Ruth is the Moabite wife of Mahlon, married to him in Moab

Boaz is the man from Bethlehem, Judah that will eventually become the husband of Ruth, by Levirate marriage. He is known as the Kinsman Redeemer.

Obed is the First Born Son of Ruth and Boaz.

Other important members of the story:
The Reapers, the Servant of in charge of The Reapers, An unnamed Kinsman, the Elders of the city, and The Neighbor Woman.


The Book of Ruth - Introduction - Contents

1.  General Introduction 7.  App-1 Ruth VS Israel
2 The Story: (Keil and Delitzsch) 8  App-2 The "Field of Boaz"
3.  The Story: (C. I. Scofield) 9  App-3 Israel and The Feast Of Weeks
4 The Characters 10 App-4 Salmon the Rescuer_?
5 The Full Outline with Text 11 App-5 Innuendo
6 The Full Outline and Charts 12.  Book Text in Paragraph Form W/outline

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2012-11-20