This section of the Catholic Bible contains the complete content of the Book of Ruth with numbers, chapters and text of individual verses from the Douay Rheims Version of the Catholic Bible. Free, online access to study passages and verses contained in the chapters and verses of the Book of Ruth for Bible Study or Sunday School lessons. Click the links to access the chapters and verses of the Book of Ruth:
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Brief Overview of Ruth - The Douay Rheims Catholic Bible
The content of Ruth according to the Douay Rheims Roman Catholic Bible scriptures contains a short overview of the main subjects, people, events and ancient topics in the following summary of the Douay Rheims Roman Catholic Bible Scriptures:
- Ruth is book number 8 in the Old Testament of the Catholic Bible and grouped with the Books referred to as the Historical Books. It contains 4 chapters.
- This Book is called Ruth, from the name of the person whose history is here recorded: who, being a Gentile, became a convert to the true faith, and marrying Boaz, the great-grandfather of David, was one of those from whom Christ sprung according to the flesh, and an illustrious figure of the Gentile church.
- Note: The word Gentile derives from the Latin 'gentilis' meaning of, or belonging to, non-Israelite tribes or nations
- It is thought the Book of Ruth was written by the prophet Samuel.
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Short Summary of Ruth - The Bible Stories of Ruth taken from the Scriptures
A short summary of the Bible Stories of Ruth taken from the Scriptures. An overview of the main events and Biblical characters found in Ruth together with the famous Bible Stories and brief summary of the Book of Ruth from the Douay Rheims Roman Catholic Bible
- The Biblical stories, plot, characters and events detailed in this summary of Ruth
- The Book of Ruth contains an episode from the period of the Judges
- Elimelech with his wife, Naomi, and his two sons, Mahlon and Chilion leave the famine in Israel and move to the the land of Moab.
- Naomi's husband and sons die and she returns to Israel with her daughter-in-law whose name is Ruth (a Gentile)
- Ruth converts to the faith and marries Boaz
- They have a son called Obed who will become the grandfather of King David
- The Biblical stories, plot, characters and events detailed in Ruth
The above summary details the Bible people and summary of important events which occur in the Douay Rheims version of the Catholic Bible scriptures of the Book of Ruth. People of the Roman Catholic faith can this useful short summary of these Bible Scriptures for an online Catholic Bible study course or biblical studies. This brief summary of Ruth is also very useful for Catholic Sunday School lessons and Roman Catholic Bible Study at home.
The Book of Ruth
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