This short book, only four chapters, shows how God uses people in amazing ways. Although some sources credit Samuel the prophet, Samuel died before David's kingship, which is alluded to at the end of the book.
The book of Ruth was written some time after 1010 B. since that was when David took the throne of Israel.
Her recordings include many topical songs and material dealing with social issues.
She began her recording career in 1960 and achieved immediate success. 2, and Joan Baez in Concert all achieved gold record status.
So he turns to his foreman and asks, “Whose young woman is that? Flip over to the New Testament, and you find Jesus doing much the same thing at a dinner party hosted by Simon the Pharisee. Again, the Lord looks beyond her shady past all the way to her servant’s heart, and praises her for her humble acts of service. Ruth’s kinsman-redeemer and our beloved Redeemer both use the same tender word of endearment—“daughter.” When he first meets Ruth, Boaz says to her, “My daughter, listen to me” (Ruth 2:8).
Who does Jesus single out among the throng of people around him but a prostitute, the lowest of the low, who is quietly, humbly doing her foot-anointing thing. You can hear the warmth and compassion in his voice.
If the roles were reversed, would you want someone to be with you because you were around and available?
She is also known for "Farewell, Angelina", "Love Is Just a Four-Letter Word", "Forever Young","Joe Hill", "Sweet Sir Galahad" and "We Shall Overcome".
To all the girls who are in a hurry to have a boyfriend or get married, a piece of Biblical advice: “Ruth patiently waited for her mate Boaz.” While you are waiting on YOUR Boaz, don’t settle for any of his relatives: Broke-az, Po-az, Lyin-az, Cheating-az, Dumb-az, Drunk-az, Cheap-az, Lockedup-az, Goodfornothingaz, Lazyaz, and especially his third cousin Beatinyoaz.
Baez has performed publicly for over 59 years, releasing over 30 albums.
Not only does he acknowledge her, he cares about her welfare.
Most of all, he wants her to know from the get-go they have a family connection.