Ruth 1:1 ESV

In the days when the judges ruled there was a famine in the land, and a man of Bethlehem in Judah went to sojourn in the country of Moab, he and his wife and his two sons.

1. Return to Bethlehem (Ruth 1)
1 During the time of the judges there was a famine in the land of Judah. So a man from Bethlehem in Judah went to live as a resident foreigner in the region of Moab, along with his wife and two sons. 2 (Now the mans name was Elimelech, his wife was Naomi, and his two sons were Ma...
Who was Naomi in the Bible?
Who was Naomi in the Bible? Why did Naomi want to be called Mara? What is the story of Naomi, Ruth, and Orpah?
Book of Ruth Overview - Insight for Living Ministries
Ruth: Rising from Ruins
The Old Testament book of Ruth is a flawless love story. Although it is brief (eighty-five verses), it still runs the full range of human emotionsfrom the most gut-wrenching grief to the very heigh
Who was Elimelech in the Bible?
Who was Elimelech / Elimelek in the Bible? What can we learn from what the Bible says about Elimelech?
Message: Ruth: The Romance of Redemption (Ruth)
When Benjamin Franklin was United States Ambassador to France, he occasionally attended the Infidels Club -- a group that spent most of its time searching for and reading literary masterpieces. On one occasion Franklin read the book of Ruth to the club when it was gathered togeth...
5. Naomi And Ruth: Mothers and Daughters
Time: the Judges~1400-1000 B.C. When the fig tree does not bud, and there are no grapes on the vines; when the olive trees do not produce, and the fields yield no crops; when the sheep disappear from the pen, and there are no cattle in the stalls, I will rejoice because of the L...
Ruth, a young woman from Moab, loses her husband. Ruth and Naomi return to Israel while a kindhearted relative steps in to change their lives forever.

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