Ruth 2:12
Parallel Verses
New Living Translation
May the LORD, the God of Israel, under whose wings you have come to take refuge, reward you fully for what you have done."

King James Bible
The LORD recompense thy work, and a full reward be given thee of the LORD God of Israel, under whose wings thou art come to trust.

Darby Bible Translation
Jehovah recompense thy work, and let thy reward be full from Jehovah the God of Israel, under whose wings thou art come to take refuge.

World English Bible
May Yahweh repay your work, and a full reward be given you from Yahweh, the God of Israel, under whose wings you have come to take refuge."

Young's Literal Translation
Jehovah doth recompense thy work, and thy reward is complete from Jehovah, God of Israel, under whose wings thou hast come to take refuge.'

Ruth 2:12 Parallel
Commentary
Wesley's Notes on the Bible

2:12 Wings - That is, protection and care. An allusion either to hens, which protect and cherish their young ones under their wings; or to the wings of the Cherubim, between which God dwelt.

Ruth 2:12 Parallel Commentaries

Library
The Pilgrim's Progress
FROM THIS WORLD TO THAT WHICH IS TO COME. THE SECOND PART. DELIVERED UNDER THE SIMILITUDE OF A DREAM. WHEREIN IS SET FORTH THE MANNER OF THE SETTING OUT OF CHRISTIAN'S WIFE AND CHILDREN, THEIR DANGEROUS JOURNEY, AND SAFE ARRIVAL AT THE DESIRED COUNTRY. By JOHN BUNYAN. 'I have used similitudes.'--Hosea 12:10. London: Printed for Nathaniel Ponder, at the Peacock in the Poultry, near the Church, 1684. THE AUTHOR'S WAY OF SENDING FORTH HIS SECOND PART OF THE PILGRIM. Go now, my little book, to every
John Bunyan—The Works of John Bunyan Volumes 1-3

Ruth
Goethe has characterized the book of Ruth as the loveliest little idyll that tradition has transmitted to us. Whatever be its didactic purpose--and some would prefer to think that it had little or none-it is, at any rate, a wonderful prose poem, sweet, artless, and persuasive, touched with the quaintness of an older world and fresh with the scent of the harvest fields. The love--stronger than country--of Ruth for Naomi, the gracious figure of Boaz as he moves about the fields with a word of blessing
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

Cross References
Matthew 23:37
"O Jerusalem, Jerusalem, the city that kills the prophets and stones God's messengers! How often I have wanted to gather your children together as a hen protects her chicks beneath her wings, but you wouldn't let me.

Ruth 1:16
But Ruth replied, "Don't ask me to leave you and turn back. Wherever you go, I will go; wherever you live, I will live. Your people will be my people, and your God will be my God.

Ruth 2:11
"Yes, I know," Boaz replied. "But I also know about everything you have done for your mother-in-law since the death of your husband. I have heard how you left your father and mother and your own land to live here among complete strangers.

Ruth 2:13
"I hope I continue to please you, sir," she replied. "You have comforted me by speaking so kindly to me, even though I am not one of your workers."

Ruth 4:15
May he restore your youth and care for you in your old age. For he is the son of your daughter-in-law who loves you and has been better to you than seven sons!"

1 Samuel 24:19
Who else would let his enemy get away when he had him in his power? May the LORD reward you well for the kindness you have shown me today.

Psalm 17:8
Guard me as you would guard your own eyes. Hide me in the shadow of your wings.

Jump to Previous
Complete Cover Israel Recompense Refuge Repay Reward Rewarded Richly Seek Trust Wages Wings Work
Jump to Next
Complete Cover Israel Recompense Refuge Repay Reward Rewarded Richly Seek Trust Wages Wings Work
Links
Ruth 2:12 NIV
Ruth 2:12 NLT
Ruth 2:12 ESV
Ruth 2:12 NASB
Ruth 2:12 KJV

Ruth 2:12 Bible Apps
Ruth 2:12 Biblia Paralela
Ruth 2:12 Chinese Bible
Ruth 2:12 French Bible
Ruth 2:12 German Bible

Ruth 2:12 Commentaries

Bible Hub
Ruth 2:11
Top of Page
Top of Page