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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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Summary of Ruth - The Bible Stories of Ruth taken from the Scriptures
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- 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
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