Ruth 2:17-23 CSB

17 So Ruth gathered [grain] in the field until evening. She beat out what she had gathered, and it was about 26 quartsa of barley.

References for Ruth 2:17

    • h 2:17 - Lit about an ephah
      18 She picked up [the grain] and went into the city, where her mother-in-law saw what she had gleaned. Then she brought out what she had left over from her meal and gave [it] to her.
      19 Then her mother-in-law said to her, "Where did you gather [barley] today, and where did you work? May [the Lord] bless the man who noticed you." Ruth told her mother-in-law about the men she had worked [with] and said, "The name of the man I worked with today is Boaz."
      20 Then Naomi said to her daughter-in-law, "May he be blessed by the Lord, who has not forsaken hisb kindness to the living or the dead." Naomi continued, "The man is a close relative. He is one of our family redeemers."

      References for Ruth 2:20

          21 Ruth the Moabitess said, "He also told me, 'Stay with my young men until they have finished all of my harvest.' "
          22 So Naomi said to her daughter-in-law Ruth, "My daughter, it is good for you to workc with his young women, so that nothing will happen to you in another field."

          References for Ruth 2:22

            • j 2:22 - Lit go out
              23 Ruth stayed close to Boaz's young women and gathered [grain] until the barley and the wheat harvests were finished. And she lived withd her mother-in-law.

              References for Ruth 2:23

                • k 2:23 - A few Hb mss, Vg read she returned to