Upon completion of this chapter you will be able to:
TO WHOM: Israel
PURPOSE: Written as part of the historical record of Israel to illustrate the concern of God for all people. It also illustrates the kinsman-redeemer relationship of Jesus Christ.
KEY VERSES: Ruth 1:16-17
LIFE AND MINISTRY PRINCIPLE: God can turn bitterness to blessing.
MAIN CHARACTERS: Naomi (Mara), Elimelech, Mahlon, Chilion, Orpha, Ruth, Boaz, an unnamed kinsman.
Read over the chapter study material and complete the self-test at the end. After this chapter is completed, mark complete and go to the next lesson.