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Ruth 1:6 NIV

Naomi and Ruth Return to Bethlehem

6 When Naomi heard in Moab that the LORD had come to the aid of his people by providing food for them, she and her daughters-in-law prepared to return home from there.

References for Ruth 1:6

Study tools for Ruth 1:6

  • a 1:1 - Traditionally "judged"
  • b 1:20 - "Naomi" means "pleasant."
  • c 1:20 - "Mara" means "bitter."
  • d 1:20 - Hebrew "Shaddai" ; also in verse 21
  • e 1:21 - Or "has testified against"