Ruth 2 Commentary

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Ruth 2:1-7

Since there was no one to provide for Ruth and Naomi, Ruth asked if she could go and glean grain to provide food.

Ruth 2:8-13

Boaz recognizes Ruth’s hardwork and care for her mother-in-law and tells her that he has instructed his servants not to touch her and that she should glean in his field and help herself to water.

Ruth 2:14-23

Boaz allows Ruth to eat with his workers and gives them further instructions to help her. Naomi is very glad when Ruth tells her she worked in Boaz’s field, she recognizes that he is a close relative.