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The Book of Ruth: Journey of Faith (2009)

This movie is an adaptation of "The Book Of Ruth" from the bible. Powerful themes of tolerance and acceptance gained through love and understanding shine in this production.
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Boaz: I don't want you to work anyone's field but mine. You have the freedom to do whatever you need to do.
Ruth: Thank you. You must know that I'm not of your people. Why are you so good to me?
Boaz: I don't see people for who they're not. I see them for who they are.
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Great love story well told
14 February 2011 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

Are there more exciting stories in the Bible? Definitely. But those who complain about the lack of excitement are missing the point. This is a love story, one of the most beautiful love stories of all time. The love of Ruth for her mother in law and the love of Boaz for Ruth. At first, I too, was surprised at the age of Naomi- until I remembered in Biblical times most girls were married off by the age of 15 many by the age of 13, so a woman could be a mother in law by the time she was 27! I highly recommend this story to anyone who wants to see a well told Bible story. The only complaint I had was the modern language they used some times but that was minor. ALL young women should see this show when they get married to remind them of how a daughter in law should treat her mother in law.


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