Select Shop

Sorry, there are currently no online retailers available.

The Book of Ruth

Download Options

Select Format

The Book of Ruth

David Gooding

The story of the Gentile who, coming to faith in God and discovering the great kinsman–redeemer, laid down her very life for the people of God.


Despite its title, the book of Ruth is primarily about Naomi, her desolation and subsequent restoration. Nevertheless it is Ruth who, in God’s purposes, is the key to Naomi’s restoration. This is all the more poignant when we remember that it was Ruth the Gentile who brought blessing to Naomi the Jewess, which stands as a prototype of God’s plans for the future restoration of Israel.

This short and seemingly simple story is in fact a rich mine of biblical truth which can be viewed both historically and prophetically, and as a delightful picture of God’s way of salvation in the person of the kinsman–redeemer.

Myrtlefield books are on Logos

Myrtlefield books are on Logos

Scholarly, engaging and accessible. Addressing mind and heart to increase faith in God and obedience to his Word. Myrtlefield Expositions on the world’s premier Bible study software.

Your selected items are being prepared and will start downloading shortly. Please be patient - large file sizes may take some time