Naomi, who has come back from Moab, is selling the piece of land that belonged to our relative Elimelek.
I will redeem the land.
On the day you acquire the land you must acquire Ruth, I cannot redeem it as i will be in danger. buy it yourself
one party took off his sandal and gave it to the other. This was the method of legalizing transactions in Israel.)
Today you are witnesses that I have bought from Naomi all the property of Elimelek, Kilion and Mahlon.
We are your witnesses
Naomi has a son!
8 This, then, is the family line of Perez:Perez was the father of Hezron,19 Hezron the father of Ram,Ram the father of Amminadab,20 Amminadab the father of Nahshon,Nahshon the father of Salmon,[d]21 Salmon the father of Boaz,Boaz the father of Obed,22 Obed the father of Jesse,and Jesse the father of David.