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Ruth 3:1-6 NRS/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 Naomi her mother-in-law said to her, "My daughter, I need to seek some security for you, so that it may be well with you. 1 One day Naomi her mother-in-law said to her, "My daughter, should I not try to find a home for you, where you will be well provided for?
2 Now here is our kinsman Boaz, with whose young women you have been working. See, he is winnowing barley tonight at the threshing floor. 2 Is not Boaz, with whose servant girls you have been, a kinsman of ours? Tonight he will be winnowing barley on the threshing floor.
3 Now wash and anoint yourself, and put on your best clothes and go down to the threshing floor; but do not make yourself known to the man until he has finished eating and drinking. 3 Wash and perfume yourself, and put on your best clothes. Then go down to the threshing floor, but don't let him know you are there until he has finished eating and drinking.
4 When he lies down, observe the place where he lies; then, go and uncover his feet and lie down; and he will tell you what to do." 4 When he lies down, note the place where he is lying. Then go and uncover his feet and lie down. He will tell you what to do."
5 She said to her, "All that you tell me I will do." 5 "I will do whatever you say," Ruth answered.
6 So she went down to the threshing floor and did just as her mother-in-law had instructed her. 6 So she went down to the threshing floor and did everything her mother-in-law told her to do.