Ruth 2:11 NIV

11 Boaz replied, “I’ve been told all about what you have done for your mother-in-law since the death of your husband—how you left your father and mother and your homeland and came to live with a people you did not know before.

References for Ruth 2:11

Study tools for Ruth 2:11

  • a 2:17 - That is, probably about 30 pounds or about 13 kilograms
  • b 2:20 - The Hebrew word for "guardian-redeemer" is a legal term for one who has the obligation to redeem a relative in serious difficulty (see Lev. 25:25-55).