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Ruth: Friend of God Book of Ruth Israel’s Timeline 2166 BC- Abraham 1876 BC- Jacob & 12 Sons Enter Egypt 1446 BC- Exodus 1375-1050 BC- Time of the Judges (Book of Ruth) 1) Ruth- A Destitute Foreigner in Need of Redemption (Ch. 1) 2) Boaz- A “Mighty Man of Valor” (Ch. 2) 3) Ruth’s Request to Her Kinsman- Redeemer (Ch. 3) 4) Boaz is Willing and Able to Redeem Ruth (Ch. 4) Jesus Christ’s Genealogy Matthew 1:1 The record of the genealogy of Jesus the Messiah, the son of David, the son of Abraham: Matthew 1:5-6a Salmon was the father of Boaz by Rahab, Boaz was the father of Obed by Ruth, and Obed the father of Jesse. Jesse was the father of David the king. Matthew 1:16 Jacob was the father of Joseph the husband of Mary, by whom Jesus was born, who is called the Messiah. Jesus Our Kinsman John 1:14 And the Word became flesh, and dwelt among us, and we beheld His glory, glory as of the only begotten from the Father, full of grace and truth. Jesus Our Kinsman Hebrews 2:14-17 Therefore, since the children share in flesh and blood, He Himself likewise also partook of the same, that through death He might render powerless him who had the power of death, that is, the devil, and might free those who through fear of death were subject to slavery all their lives. Therefore, He had to be made like His brethren in all things, so that He might become a merciful and faithful high priest in things pertaining to God, to make propitiation for the sins of the people. Jesus Our Redeemer Redemption Defined: “To set free by the payment of a price” Emphasizes that through His death, Christ set the believer free from enslavement to sin. English word redeem: “I deem as worthy and I am willing to pay the price to possess it.” Jesus Our Redeemer Galatians 4:4-5 But when the fullness of time came, God sent forth His Son, born of a woman, born under the Law, in order that He might redeem those who were under the Law, that we might receive the adoption as sons. Jesus Our Redeemer 1 Peter 1:18-19 knowing that you were not redeemed with perishable things like silver or gold from your futile way of life inherited from your forefathers, but with precious blood, as of a lamb unblemished and spotless, the blood of Christ.
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