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Ruth: A Modern Commentary
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ISBN: 807408492

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Ruth: A Modern Commentary

Edited and translated by Leonard S. Kravitz and Kerry M. Olitzky

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A chronicle of loss and despair, love, romance, and hope, the Book of Ruth includes themes and lessons applicable to the lives of contemporary readers: rebuilding a life after extreme loss; conversion to Judaism; women's roles, sexuality and legal status; finding love again; and more. This work incorporates interpretations from the Targum, Rashi, and Ibn Ezra, as well as scholarly and contemporary sources, to create an engaging and accessible modern commentary on this ancient text.

Author/Composer/Illustrator/Artist

Olitzky, Kerry

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