Ruth 4:13-17 NIV

The Genealogy of David

4:18-22pp -- 1Ch 2:5-15; Mt 1:3-6; Lk 3:31-33

13 So Boaz took Ruth and she became his wife. Then he went to her, and the LORD enabled her to conceive,1 and she gave birth to a son.2

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      14 The women3 said to Naomi: "Praise be to the LORD,4 who this day has not left you without a kinsman-redeemer.5 May he become famous throughout Israel!

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      15 He will renew your life and sustain you in your old age. For your daughter-in-law,6 who loves you and who is better to you than seven sons,7 has given him birth."

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      16 Then Naomi took the child, laid him in her lap and cared for him.
      17 The women living there said, "Naomi has a son." And they named him Obed. He was the father of Jesse,8 the father of David.9

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