This week’s podcast guest uncovers the many layers to the biblical book that Jews traditionally read on the upcoming holiday of Shavuot.
Deeds of lovingkindness.
Three literary responses to one biblical book.
Yes, it belongs in Scripture.
An antidote to the Sodomite worldview.
About Marco Rubio’s Twitter Bible-lessons.
Although it does not seem to be about romantic attachment at all, the tale of Ruth and Boaz is the quintessential example of a biblical love story.
Greater than Abraham.
The rewards of human kindness.
The connection between the two isn’t obvious.
The book of Ruth, read on Shavuot, is a tale of moral goodness that also happens to feature an unusual number of laws (halakhot). What’s. . .