The Story of Ruth

By: Aviva Zornberg
May 24, 2019

The story of Ruth is one of the most beloved stories in the Bible.

Verse 1:16 is part of Ruth’s moving speech in which she declares her allegiance to her mother-in-law Naomi, as well as the People and the God of Israel.

Ruth follows her soul to return to the place where she returns.

This video will explain more about the story of Ruth and what this wonderful character represents:

Shira Schechter

Shira Schechter is the content editor for TheIsraelBible.com and Israel365 Publications. She earned master’s degrees in both Jewish Education and Bible from Yeshiva University. She taught the Hebrew Bible at a high school in New Jersey for eight years before making Aliyah with her family in 2013. Shira joined the Israel365 staff shortly after moving to Israel and contributed significantly to the development and publication of The Israel Bible.

Aviva Zornberg

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