A famine has destroyed the farm of Elimelech of Bethlehem, driving him and his wife Naomi to the land of Moab. There, with the help of their two sons, they do well for a time, and the sons ... See full summary »

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Victoria Lindley ...
Ruth (voice)
Phil Hubbard ...
Elimelech (voice) (as Phill Hubbard)
Ursula Meyer ...
Naomi (voice)
Jonathan Best ...
Mahlon (voice)
Matthew Best ...
Chilion (voice)
Victor Humphries ...
Boaz (voice)
Luck Hari ...
Orpah (voice)
Kevin Farrell ...
Jabesh (voice)
Johnathon Toppo ...
Daniel (voice) (as John Toppo)
Barry Kraft ...
Joshua (voice)
John Pribyl ...
Auctioneer (voice) (as John Pribble)
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A famine has destroyed the farm of Elimelech of Bethlehem, driving him and his wife Naomi to the land of Moab. There, with the help of their two sons, they do well for a time, and the sons marry Gentile women of the region, Orpah, and the good and beautiful Ruth. But tragedy strikes the family once again. Within a short period of time, Elimelech and his two sons die. The three women are left widowed and alone. Naomi decides to return to Bethlehem. Knowing that Gentiles would not be welcome there, she tells Orpah and Ruth to return to their families. Orpah does so, but the faithful Ruth makes a vow to Naomi to never desert her. "Whither thy guest, I will go; thy people shall be my people, and thy God my God." Naomi thanks God for blessing her with a loving daughter-in-law, and asks Him to protect and bless Ruth. God listens to the prayers of Naomi. In Bethlehem, Ruth tells Naomi that she will find food for them. She goes to a field which is being harvested, and asks permission to ... Written by Nest Family Entertainment

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1 June 1994 (USA)  »

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Ruth's Song
Music by Lex de Azevedo
Lyrics by Clive Romney
Performed by Fran Logan
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