|Overview - Ruth 1|
|1||Elimelech, driven by famine into Moab, dies there.|
|4||Mahlon and Chilion, having married wives of Moab, die also.|
|6||Naomi, returning homeward,|
|8||dissuades her two daughters-in-law from going with her.|
|14||Orpah leaves her, but Ruth with great constancy accompanies her.|
|19||They two come to Beth-lehem, where they are gladly received.|
Ruth 1:14 (King James Version)
And they lifted up their voice, and wept again: and Orpah kissed her mother in law; but Ruth clave unto her.
- Genesis 31:28 Genesis 31:55 ; 1 Kings 19:20 ; Matthew 10:37 ; 19:22 Mark 10:21 Mark 10:22 ; 2 Timothy 4:10
- but Ruth
- The LXX. add, [kai epestrepsen eis ton laon autes,] "and returned to her own people." The Vulgate, Syriac, and Arabic are to the same purpose. It seems a very natural addition, and agrees with the assertion in the next verse; and is accordingly adopted by Houbigant as a part of the text.
- Deuteronomy 4:4 ; 10:20 Proverbs 17:17 ; 18:24 Isaiah 14:1 ; Zechariah 8:23 ; Matthew 16:24
- John 6:66-69 ; Acts 17:34 ; Hebrews 10:39