Tag: kinsmen redeemer

Oct 2018
Redeeming Ruth

The story of Ruth and Boaz is a wonderful picture of the kinsmen redeemer. As Boaz (an Israelite) was to Ruth (a Gentile), Christ is to His Church. Christ (The Savior) is solely qualified to redeem hopeless foreigners (sinners). Running alongside the theme of the redeemer in the story of Ruth, is the law of the Right of Inheritance, carefully observed by Boaz in order to ensure legal protection toward Ruth and her deceased husband’s estate. Ruth 4:1-6 Now Boaz went up to the gate and sat down there, and behold, the......

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