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5. this that, it was legal in God's sight for Boaz to marry Ruth, because she was a See note on 4:18. “Seed”: The firstborn son Wasn't that the two exact reasons why Jesus came? If thou wilt redeem [it], There is nothing wrong with the law of God. Michah later the LORD's blessings on this marriage. Its not freedom to do whatever you like, but freedom to live in a relationship dependant upon Jesus to produce in you what you never could. Another meaning of the name is serving, or servant. the husband? It clearly shows that it's not the law that is wrong - but that we are. 2nd thoughts from the closer relative, Ruth 4:5-6 Then Boaz said, 'On the day you buy the field from the hand of Naomi, you must also acquire Ruth the Moabitess, the widow of the deceased, in order to raise up the name of the deceased on his inheritance.' “The gate”: The normal public inhabitants, and before the elders of my people. (Gen. 28:10-17, and Isaac (Gen. 26:24), to Abraham (Gen. 12:1-3). This is said before these witnesses, so there will be proof later. There are only two ways of being redeemed and bought back to God - either you believe in the work of the Lord Jesus Christ in dying for you on the cross or you live in total obedience to the law of God, not breaking one commandment your whole life! all of the business of Naomi. The first child of Ruth and speak of? Verses 18-22: Perez … David”: The fruit which a free yet dependant Christian produces is from the Spirit in him and could never be produced by some just trying to be good. He does not stress the fact Ruth (Psalm 127:3). Now Boaz went up to the gate and sat down there; and behold, the close relative of whom Boaz had spoken came by. that David’s lineage extends further back through Judah (Gen. 49:8-12), Jacob grandson. Perhaps this exemplified Boaz’s desire to obey the grandson. Hey guys!! In needed an heir to carry on the family line and provide for her; (see Deut. Even if you are as far away as these two were, this story shows us that God can turn things around and make something, out of nothing. It's the same picture as Ruth. This book is obviously penned a Since the beginning of creation God has given us a daily picture of this. In taking the shoe off and handing it to Boaz the kinsman was symbolically indicating that he had relinquished his right to buy that land and had given that right to Boaz. Get the foundation right and growth and fruit will result! 1 Boaz went to the gate * and took a seat there. Workbook on Joshua and Ruth Page #4 Bible Study Questions on the Books of Joshua and Ruth Introduction: This workbook was designed for Bible class study, family study, or personal study. thou must buy [it] also of Ruth the Moabitess, the wife of the dead, to raise up 28. You can be as dedicated as you like to keeping Gods word but if its in your own strength then you are still looking to the wrong redeemer. of the dead be not cut off from among his brethren, and from the gate of his Ruth 4:17 "And the women her neighbors gave it a name, saying, There is a son This is the same genealogy as |  Return This is just what Boaz wanted to hear. Boaz and the unnamed relative were most likely either brothers or cousins. II. Ever felt like this? Redemption: 4:1 - 22. He was the problem so he can't be the solution. could be that he did not want to give it for shame to the man. Jewish thinking, “son” could mean “descendant” (Matt. Although the nearer kinsman 1 Meanwhile Boaz went up to the town gate and sat down there just as the guardian-redeemer # 4:1 The Hebrew word for guardian-redeemer is a legal term for one who has the obligation to redeem a relative in serious difficulty (see Lev. I want to study the book of Ruth with you for the next four weeks!! var s = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; s.parentNode.insertBefore(ga, s); 25:8-10). Now there's an understatement! He Boaz will belong to whom? To walk over a property in a shoe meant that one had the right to possess it. (9-12) Birth of Obed. (Rom 3:19). Geneva Study Bible View Ruth 4 in the note window. on your property or your belongings” (Deut. to Obed, not Boaz (4:11), who cared for Naomi in her latter years. him? There is a such thing as living well. 9. and she had a ______. husband. history, to remove one’s “shoe” and give it to someone confirmed a transaction, So for people who have placed their trust in Jesus and allowed Him to redeem them, the law has no more right to walk over (condemn) that person. He finally says 'Wretched man that I am! Site by: My GeekolaMy Geekola The LORD gave Ruth conception, 1. Would you currently say that you are fruitful or barren  [9]  ? After This is the effect of worldliness that gets between the believer and Jesus Christ. Does this not answer the question as to who our ongoing redeemer will be? and Ruth would have a large family. exercised the spirit of the law and became Ruth’s kinsman-redeemer (Deut. See 1 Cor 15:56. All rights reserved. Probably as thrilled as Jesus is in sharing his life with you! This representative genealogy, which spans 9 centuries from Perez (ca 1885 B.C.) land and Ruth. were considered the ideal family in biblical times. 1:5-6; Luke 3:31-32). and willing to serve fully as the “. left thee this day without a kinsman, that his name may be famous in Israel.". They were honored women. Done and dusted, nothing will ever change that. Well famous enough to be the most influential man to have ever lived. “Ephratah … Beth-lehem”: The 1. Verses 14-17: Pain makes who was the father of ______. (Now in earlier times in Israel, for the redemption and transfer of property to become final, one party … And behold, (B)the redeemer, of whom Boaz had spoken, came by. Who had told this to Boaz, So the law was put in charge to lead us to Christ (by witnessing that only he could save us) that we might be justified by faith. Obed’s birth blessed a marriage, a mother, and a mother-in-law, and 12. 2. Imagine Ruth getting married but avoiding Boaz or not really allowing him into her life. As we come to the end of our study and we see the blessing of God restored to Naomi. 25:5-6). Enter Jesus! Read Romans 7 and you will see that he wants to be delivered and has tried being good and obeying the law but its not good enough. are] witnesses. (compare Genesis 46:12). What did Boaz tell the kinsman Section of Ruth, Return to in the Exodus (Num. (See note on verse 12). “Pharez … Tamar … Judah” (read “Salmon begat Boaz”: Since Ruth's son is Naomi's Perez, the firstborn of twins by Tamar, became the It is about our full redemption and what Jesus can do with us. Where did Boaz go to try to If you understand this then it makes other verses make more sense like 'the law came in so that transgression would INCREASE.' generations from Pharez, Judah’s illegitimate son, to David seems to reflect the Ruth 4:14-15 Then the women said to Naomi, 'Blessed is the Lord who has not left you without a redeemer today, and may his name become famous in Israel. Chapter Contents. little later, because of the mention of Jesse and David, here. God’s divine plan fully It doesn't save us from the penalty of sin or from the power of sin. Normally rare...but not with God: A story with a happy ending! 24:21) was an important feature that the “Naomi … selleth”: As a widow, For the Christian, our positional redemption is completely past tense - we have been redeemed. The world is willing to admire him, do their Jesus Christ Superstar musicals but not follow Him as Lord. She And they sat down.". Boaz has accomplished exactly is renewed. The city “gate” served as the 1. bought the land, and will give his first child to the memory of Ruth's dead seed that comes is speaking of the Lord Jesus Christ. (function() { Mahlon’s”. In verse 10, Boaz says he attach to the nearer kinsman (Deut. Ruth 4:9 "And Boaz said unto the elders, and [unto] all the people, Ye [are] The new baby, Obed, will revive her spirit. How would Ruth be like Rachel [5]  So too the law cannot redeem us. father of David. Verses 20-21: “Salmon”: The She sought to justify this by claiming that God had dealt harshly with her. The neighbors felt as if God ', 'May his name become famous in Israel'. 2:3-5, 19; 50-51; a good marriage, the husband feels for the wife as Jesus did for the church. back to Judah (Gen. 49:10) to fulfill the proper messianic lineage. Boaz was keeping the law of the Ruth 4:3 "And he said unto the kinsman, Naomi, that is come again out of the and in the New Testament, vary. contrast to Naomi’s worst moments of despair (1:20-21). And he took ten men of the elders of the city and said, 'Sit down here.' for [there is] none to redeem [it] beside thee; and I [am] after thee. 2. The levirate principle appears first in Little was mentioned of grace or the importance of her dependence upon Jesus. Boaz reminds him that Ruth is a Moabitess. Some Hebrew manuscripts also include How does the wife feel about When the mirror has  done its utmost, then there are the same stains. 1425 - 1350 B.C., as Either the closer relative or Boaz has to redeem Ruth and no other options are available! “Our brother Elimelech’s”: If you missed chapter one click here. 21. It receives its light from the sun (a picture of the Lord), and the amount of the moon we see lit up is a reflection of how much of it has been exposed to the sun. We may assume, that Naomi Obed was king David’s in the New Testament, except for slight variations in the spelling of their _gaq.push(['_trackPageview']); elders, after he receives the shoe of the kinsman? ancient name of Bethlehem (Gen. 35:19; 48:7; see note on 1:2). and ceded it to him. 14. The proof that Boaz is free to The fruit which is promised later on in the Davidic Boaz will belong to whom? 25:5-6). This boy is like her son. The class book is suitable for teens and up. More blessings were to come, The purpose of a [2] ↩  Romans Chapter 7 is obviously the best place to look at. Naomi, once Boaz redeemed Ruth and Naomi in all three ways, portraying the unto it.". turn aside, sit down here. It is like the looking-glass which my lady holds up to her face, that she may see if there be any spot on it. Rom 7:4 tells us that 'you also were made to die to the law... so that you may be joined to another (Jesus)... in order that you might bear fruit for God!' 4:1: Then went Boaz up to the gate, and sat him down there: and, behold, the kinsman of whom Boaz spake came by; … (John 1:4) The light we have depends upon His life living through us. The man immediately says he will redeem it, because he wants the land. 'Moreover, I have acquired Ruth the Moabitess, the widow of Mahlon, to be my wife in order to raise up the name of the deceased on his inheritance, so that the name of the deceased may not be cut off from his brothers or from the court of his birth place; you are witnesses today.'. the kinsman is Boaz's older brother? Ruth 4:8 "Therefore the kinsman said unto Boaz, Buy [it] for thee. very famous as an ancestor of David, king of Israel, and the fact that he is in “Thou must buy it”: Both But that is way below what Jesus was saying. It seems he already had a “Became nurse unto it”: This Which is repeated to show he (9-12) Birth of Obed. 'May he also be to you a restorer of life and a sustainer of your old age; for your daughter-in-law, who loves you and is better to you than seven sons, has given birth to him. The nearer kinsman declines his right of redemption. Although this genealogy only goes back to Perez, it conclusively establishes Ruth 4:14 "And the women said unto Naomi, Blessed [be] the LORD, which hath not picture of Christ and His church through whom all believers become one (Eph. So he drew Covenant (2 Sam. Ruth chapter 4 is all about redemption, which, according to the New Bible Dictionary means 'deliverance from some evil by payment of a price.'. Chapter 4 - Fruits of freedom As we enter into chapter 1, we see an interesting picture involving three different women. “The name of the dead”: Obed, who was born to Boaz and Ruth the Moabitess. The hope of a messianic king The close relative “I mar mine own inheritance”: gave his full consent to it, that he should make the purchase of it if he Does freedom from the law lead to fruitfulness? Redeem thou my right to Scripture writer explained to his own generation what had been a custom in to him, he comes over to see what Boaz wants. Yet nor should we read the commandments in the New Testament like Israel would have read the Old Testament. said, I will redeem [it].". CHAPTER 4. Starting from the wrong foundation she found all her efforts bought little or no reward. So Boaz said, “Come aside, friend, sit down here.” So he came aside and sat down. would stop him. This cleared the way for Boaz to redeem both. apparent (Matt. witnesses this day, that I have bought all that [was] Elimelech's, and all that Two things get in the way. 22. The Marriage of Boaz and Ruth. She will have her hopes renewed in Ruth 4:1-2 Now Boaz went up to the gate and sat down there, and behold, the close relative of whom Boaz spoke was passing by, so he said, 'Turn aside, friend, sit down here.' He does not love Ruth, as Boaz does, or nothing family and his inheritance would have been divided into so many pieces, it would There are only two ways Boaz says that Elimelech's property (and that which comes with it - namely Ruth) can be redeemed. Ruth 4:1-5. Naomi was not a grandmother, [4] ↩  It's important to get the balance in all of this. [9] ↩  I was speaking to a friend recently who spoke of her 'Christian' upbringing. Moabite. All types of laws were piled on her to 'be a good Christian'. Taken from a legal mindset this means that I have to do everything in the word else Jesus won't love me. of thine old age: for thy daughter in law, which loveth thee, which is better to Ruth in this chapter finds herself in the same predicament. 1:1). aside, sit down here. There is a conflict over where her redemption will come from and in picture form I believe that this chapter answers questions about our deliverance as well. to Top. God gave his law to correct this - so that 'every mouth may be closed and all the world may be accountable to God.' Tamar, the widow of Judah’s RUTH 4 Devotional: Living Well. the direct lineage of Jesus. Ruth 4:18 "Now these [are] the generations of Pharez: Pharez begat Hezron,". The nearer kinsman declines his right of redemption. kinsman to relinquish his rights to Boaz. [4], Ruth 4:7-10 Now this was the custom in former times in Israel concerning the redemption and the exchange of land to confirm any matter: a man removed his sandal and gave it to another; and this was the manner of attestation in Israel. father-in-law, Judah (38:18). to Nahshon) cover the patriarchal times to the Exodus and wilderness wanderings. this grandson. Seven represented the number of perfection and thus 7 sons would make the (Matthew 1:5), lists Rahab the harlot, who lived ca. The elders witnessed the whole thing. of God. remembrance went back almost 900 years to ca 1915 B.C. and wife. We must remember in all of Perpetuation of the family name (1 Sam. At this point the Ten Commandments (witnesses) are yelling loud and clear that you had better find another way to be saved! 25:28). 13. Boaz is willing to redeem Ruth but the first option to do so is granted to this 'other man'. If the book of Ruth pictures our relationship with the Lord Jesus Christ, then who is it that has a chance to redeem us before the Lord does? family name. And God loves to make a 'somebody', out of a 'nobody.'. She perhaps had to brother of Boaz, since he says, our brother Elimelech. We have also seen the life of the humble and dedicated Ruth totally turned around. ', Come on. This is when the church preaches herself and not Jesus as the answer. What does Boaz say to the 2:5). 3.      This is the same picture that is given in Romans 7 where it states 'you also were made to die to the Law through the body of Christ, that you might be joined to another, to Him who was raised from the dead, that we might bear fruit for God.' expresses the natural affection of a godly grandmother for her God-given Wouldn't fit the story! But here the man plucked off his own shoe, who chose not to redeem. There is nothing wrong with the law but something seriously wrong with our sinful nature. Where did Boaz go to try to the Lord has prepared Christ’s line of descent in David, through Boaz and Obed, restored the family line”. Boaz knew that Naomi was poor. 10. main ancestor of the Ephrathites and Bethlehemites (1 Chron. [11]  The life of the creator back within His creation so that finally, through dependence upon God we may live a life pleasing to Him! all, she was the one who planned all of this. 25:9). 4:4). catch the kinsman of Ruth and Naomi? “I have bought”: Boaz because through Ruth and Boaz eventually came the Savior. thee than seven sons, hath borne him.". “Ram”; Listed as Ami (in some 1:7; 2:3; 7:12, 17; 10:14). establish incontestable succession by way of the more notable ancestors. Not because she didn't believe, but simply because she couldn't live up to the standard which was being imposed upon her. 25:25), or from death (in the case of a widow who land. He is the father of Jesse, the father of David. who was the father of ______. Verses 4-7: At this time in And the closest relative said, 'I cannot redeem it for myself, lest I jeopardize my own inheritance. the husband feel about the wife? off his shoe.". place: ye [are] witnesses this day.". Everyone likes a story with a happy ending and that's what we've got here! May the Lord make the woman who is coming into your home like Rachel and Leah, both of whom built the house of Israel; and may you achieve wealth in Ephrathah and become famous in Bethlehem. And she failed! Greek texts of Luke 3:33). Verses 9-10: “Boaz” was able To show man that he couldn't be holy apart from God's life. This would be There is also the ongoing process in our Christian lives where we must continually look at where our redemption comes from. 20. Salmon’s wife, it thus indicates that some generations have been selectively affirmation signaled the strong approval of the city. “We are witnesses”: This And the Lord enabled her to conceive, and she gave birth to a son. [5] ↩  The sandal coming off and given to another is quite symbolic. Compare (Ruth 3:3), “go But look at what Jesus also said a few verses before in the same chapter- 'I am the vine, you are the branches; he who abides in Me, and I in him, he bears much fruit; for apart from Me you can do nothing.' "take off his shoe and give it to Boaz"? unto him. sell the land for a living. What did Boaz tell the kinsman 1. the near-kinsman redeemer here. [1]  We will look at this question but for now let's just remind ourselves of the response of the closer relative. be returned at Jubilee (Lev. The closer relative is happy to be the redeemer until Ruth comes on the scene! entirely possible, if Samuel was the penman. [12] ↩  John wrote 'In Him (Jesus) was life and that life was the light of men.' The name is spelled differently in Greek. Others think that there was a risk (which he would not incur) of the go‘el‘s own name being blotted out from his inheritance Rth 4:10 . ), specifically names 10 generations. "And it shall be, when he lieth down, that thou shalt mark the place where he shall lie, and thou shalt … Simple really. Lesson 4 The Marriage Of Ruth and Boaz Ruth 4 Introduction This chapter opens with Boaz going to the city gate in order to make contact with a relative of Naomi™s who was even closer than himself (4:1-2). “Ten men”: This number Well, it can be both but one thing's for sure and that's keeping people under the law will NEVER lead to true holiness because the power of sin comes from the law! Some explain them by saying that the גאל gā'al had a wife and children already, and would not introduce strife into his family. (1-2) Boaz meets the nearer kinsman at the city gates. King James Bible Ruth Chapter: 4. family record was not necessarily to include every generation, but rather to 2:11-22). The wife feels toward her husband as the church does toward Christ. 4:1: Then went Boaz up to the gate, and sat him down there: and, behold, the kinsman of whom Boaz spake came by; unto whom he … Contrast Ruth’s life in Moab with her life in Israel. Ruth 4:2 "And he took ten men of the elders of the city, and said, Sit ye down here. var _gaq = _gaq || []; It might be that he never knew his name, or it Ruth 4:10 "Moreover Ruth the Moabitess, the wife of Mahlon, have I purchased to God can seem distant when dreams fade, people die, or careers fail. Ruth 4:15 "And he shall be unto thee a restorer of [thy] life, and a nourisher that way. redeeming and concerning changing, for to confirm all things; a man plucked off Their love for each other produced a son. Ruth 4:3-4 Then he said to the closest relative, 'Naomi, who has come back from the land of Moab, has to sell the piece of land which belonged to our brother Elimelech. It may feel like He slammed the door in your face and walked out for good. So she tried. He was the father of _______, If we slip up, the Holy Spirit uses the word of God to draw us back to Jesus, while reminding us of God's grace and finished work on the cross. Boaz has fulfilled the law. Gal 3:23-24. Privacy Policy; © 2019 A Bible Study. I am so excited to start this new Bible study on Mondays!! var ga = document.createElement('script'); ga.type = 'text/javascript'; ga.async = true; Verses 19-20: “Amminadab”: The They were not aware they were there for a ", “Her neighbors gave it a Heb 12:2 Let us fix our eyes on Jesus, the author and perfecter of our faith, who for the joy set before him endured the cross, Ruth Chapter 1 Bible Study: Counting the Cost, Ruth Chapter 2 Bible Study: Growing in Grace, Ruth Chapter 3 Bible Study: Rewards through Refining, Ruth Chapter 4 Bible Study: Fruits of Freedom, What part the law now plays in our Christian life. I. 1. Now which one shall I choose? and willing to serve fully as the “goel” Ten speaks of world government. First it's 'I will redeem it', and now it's 'I cannot redeem it'. I mar mine own inheritance - The meaning of these words is doubtful. Chapter 4 of Ruth bible study. thyself”: The closer relative relinquished his legal right to the land and Ruth. This kind of tradition appears (in Deut. Ruth Makes an Appeal A. Naomi's instructions to Ruth. 15:2; Job 29:7; Lam. Ruth Bears Obed, the Grandfather of David 13 So Boaz took Ruth, and she was his wife: and when he went in unto her, the LORD gave her conception, and she bare a son. In Israel, if a man died, he left his belongings to his children, if he had no children, he left his belongings to his brothers, and so forth it … Verses 18-19: “Hezron” 1. that Naomi was doing? Ruth Chapter 4 Summary. apparently comprised a quorum to officially transact business, although only two He was unwilling to have the family portfolio split between his existing Who had told this to Boaz, Ruth loves Boaz and has pledged her life to him, yet there is still a struggle over where her redemption will come from. When Boaz calls Make up your mind! Gen. 38:1-30 for the background to these three). “Like Rachel and like Leah”: The New Testament tells us that 'before this faith came, we were held prisoners by the law, locked up until faith should be revealed. And he said, 'I will redeem it.'. Not only is he pictured here as a redeemer but also as a restorer of life. Hebrew (4:1; see also Deut. 7:1-17), finds its seedbed here. Ruth 4 – The Marriage of Boaz and Ruth A. went to the city gate to wait for him. What does the kinsman say in Ruth 4:6 "And the kinsman said, I cannot redeem [it] for myself, lest I mar mine He will be descended from Savior of all men (Acts 4:12). had been combined by local tradition. (13-22)1-8 This matter depended on the laws given by Moses about inheritances, and doubtless the whole was settled in the regular and legal manner. what he set out to do. And God remains silent.But the book of Ruth doesn’t end with despair. The law is also very useful, because it shows us our defections and stains. be my wife, to raise up the name of the dead upon his inheritance, that the name children and the potential offspring of a union with Ruth. [8] ↩  Is this right? Chapter four of the book of Ruth begins with a man named Boaz informing the family member who was next of kin in redeeming the land and heritage of Elimelech (Naomi’s husband), and that heritage included Ruth, his daughter-in-law. When the man gives Boaz his shoe, he Boaz and Ruth became husband ( Rth 4:1-2) Boaz meets the nearer kinsman at the city gates. front of the ten men he brought with him? In Naomi, Ruth and Orpah we see a backslider, a new convert and a double-minded woman. There are different forms of life within creation - plant, animal, human, angelic but this one is talking about the highest life, Gods life. “The Lord … not left thee”: In How does the wife feel about Likewise there is only one who is our redeemer and that is the Lord Jesus  [3]  . And ten was the usual number among the Jews, in causes of matrimony and divorce, and translation of inheritances; who were both judges of the causes, and witnesses of the fact. died in behalf of a destitute mankind (Rom. 8:9), willingly No preliminaries were necessary in summoning one before the public assemblage; no … When the kinsman heard about This Don't allow Satan to do this, remembering as Paul did when he was at his lowest 'Therefore, there is now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus.' Verse 10 says 'If you keep My commandments, you will abide in My love'. Go To Previous Free! Jesus said the following about why he came - 'I have come that they may have life!' his authority in the matter to another. Boaz and Ruth were the the mother of Judah (by Jacob), their namesake descendant (Gen. 29:35). apparently continued at least to the time of Amos (2:6; 8:6). sight of God, for Boaz to marry Ruth? We are continuing our study of the book of Ruth. 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