Ruth 2:7

Overview - Ruth 2
Ruth gleans in the field of Boaz.
Boaz takes notice of her,
and shews her great favour.
18 That which she got, she carries to Naomi.
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Ruth 2:7  (King James Version)
And she said, I pray you, let me glean and gather after the reapers among the sheaves: so she came, and hath continued even from the morning until now, that she tarried a little in the house.

I pray
Proverbs 15:33 ; 18:23 Matthew 5:3 ; Ephesians 5:21 ; 1 Peter 5:5 1 Peter 5:6

Proverbs 13:4 ; 22:29 Ecclesiastes 9:10 ; Romans 12:11 ; Galatians 6:9

in the house
It seems that the reapers were now resting in a tent, erected for that purpose; and that Ruth had just gone in with them, to take her rest also.