Ruth chapter 1
Elimelech, driven by famine into Moab, dies there.
Mahlon and Chilion, having married wives of Moab, die also.
Naomi, returning homeward,
dissuades her two daughters-in-law from going with her.
Orpah leaves her, but Ruth with great constancy accompanies her.
They two come to Beth-lehem, where they are gladly received.
Ruth chapter 2
Ruth gleans in the field of Boaz.
Boaz takes notice of her,
and shews her great favour.
That which she got, she carries to Naomi.
Ruth chapter 3
By Naomi's instruction.
Ruth lies at Boaz's feet.
Boaz acknowledges the right of a kinsman.
He sends her away with six measures of barley.
Ruth chapter 4
Boaz calls into judgment the next kinsman.
He refuses the redemption according to the manner in Israel.
Boaz buys the inheritance.
He marries Ruth.
She bears Obed, the grandfather of David.
The generations of Pharez unto David.