April 19, read through the Bible in a year.

One Psalm and the whole book of Ruth today.

April 19: Psalm 28, Ruth 1, Ruth 2, Ruth 3, Ruth 4 (click on the chapter to begin


Psalm 28, of David. A Psalm of petition, asking for deliverance, then turning to praise.

Ruth 1, Elimelech’s family goes to Moab, all men die,  Naomi returns with Ruth. The famous quote from Ruth 1: “Intreat me not to leave thee, or to return from following after thee: for whither thou goest, I will go; and where thou lodgest, I will lodge: thy people shall be my people, and thy God my God:”

Ruth 2, Ruth meets Boaz.

Ruth 3, Ruth’s Redemption Assured.

Ruth 4, Boaz redeems Ruth, and that’s how Ruth came to be in the genealogy of David and Jesus.