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Education materials include:

Birds Eye ViewBible Brief: Ruth



Message of Ruth

Genuine love & devotion requiring uncompromising sacrifice


Unknown, possibly Samuel? 

Date Written c. 1011 - 1097 BC
Key Verse(s) Ruth 1:16, 3: 19, 4:17
Audience Israel, during the time of Judges
Theme(s) Faithful foreigner, obedient living; redemption, covenant loyalty



Ruth Overview Audio

Author, Date, Purpose, Key Verses
Brief Summary, Connections, Practical Application


Click the icon to hear a 4:21 audio of Ruth summary information from Got Questions:

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But Ruth said, "Do not urge me to leave you or run back from following you; for where you go, I will go, and where you lodge, I will lodge. Your people shall be my people, and your God, my God."

- Ruth 1:16


Ruth Locations






Ruth Overview Video

Ruth 1- 4


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"...they named him Obed. He is the father of Jesse, the father of David."

- Ruth 4:17




Ruth Overview Poster from The Bible Project



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Click the icon above to view and download the poster above. Use the picture as an overview of the book as you study.

Additionally, you may use it as a coloring page for children.



Children's material: Ruth



Ruth 1:1 - 18 - Ruth Chooses to Stay with Naomi

Ruth 2 - Ruth Gleans in the Fields

Ruth 4:1 - 13 - Boaz Redeems Ruth


God's Story: Ruth

Ruth 1- 4

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