The Story of Ruth
told by Debra Todd
Story Source Material: NIV Bible, Book of
Ruth; The Message Bible, Book of Ruth
Taletype Classification of the Story: Religious story
Story Rating: Young Adults/Adults
Ruth has a serious dilemma to face-she is a young widow, told
by her mother-in-law Naomi to go back home to her own family.
But if she does that who will take care of Naomi? If Ruth goes
back to Naomi's home country how will they earn a living? Will
Ruth be forced into "the world's oldest profession," or will
she find another way to care for herself and her aging
mother-in-law? Find out how this courageous woman meets the
challenges of living in a society that does not give even the
most basic rights to a woman on her own.