Parallel Bible results for Ruth 4:13-17

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Ruth 4:13-17

NRS 13 So Boaz took Ruth and she became his wife. When they came together, the Lord made her conceive, and she bore a son. NIV 13 So Boaz took Ruth and she became his wife. Then he went to her, and the LORD enabled her to conceive, and she gave birth to a son. NRS 14 Then the women said to Naomi, "Blessed be the Lord, who has not left you this day without next-of-kin; and may his name be renowned in Israel! NIV 14 The women said to Naomi: "Praise be to the LORD, who this day has not left you without a kinsman-redeemer. May he become famous throughout Israel! NRS 15 He shall be to you a restorer of life and a nourisher of your old age; for your daughter-in-law who loves you, who is more to you than seven sons, has borne him." NIV 15 He will renew your life and sustain you in your old age. For your daughter-in-law, who loves you and who is better to you than seven sons, has given him birth." NRS 16 Then Naomi took the child and laid him in her bosom, and became his nurse. NIV 16 Then Naomi took the child, laid him in her lap and cared for him. NRS 17 The women of the neighborhood gave him a name, saying, "A son has been born to Naomi." They named him Obed; he became the father of Jesse, the father of David. NIV 17 The women living there said, "Naomi has a son." And they named him Obed. He was the father of Jesse, the father of David.