Ruth

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The Book of Ruth (NICOT) by Robert Hubbard

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  • Tremper Longman: 5 out of 5 stars
  • Keith Mathison: #1 ranked commentary on Ruth, "Robert Hubbard’s commentary on Ruth is a model of how commentaries should be written. It is careful and clear. It manages to deal with both details and the big picture."

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  • Pastors/preachers seeking application help
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Judges, Ruth (NAC) by Daniel I. Block

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  • Desiring God: #1 recommended commentary on Judges and Ruth
  • Keith Mathison: #1 ranked commentary on Ruth, "helpful on the Book of Ruth...highly recommended"

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  • Any Christian seeking Bible study aides
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Ruth (Interpretation) by Katharine Doob Sakenfeld

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  • Tremper Longman: 5 out of 5 stars

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Esther and Ruth (REC) by Iain M. Duguid

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  • Keith Mathison: #4 ranked commentary on Ruth, "Iain Duguid’s commentary is primarily directed toward pastors and teachers, but it will benefit any reader. The commentary is less technical than many others and very practical."

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Ruth by L. Daniel Hawk

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Judges and Ruth (Teach the Text) by Kenneth C. Way

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Judges, Ruth (NIVAC) by K. Lawson Younger

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  • Keith Mathison: #5 ranked commentary on Ruth, "very helpful"

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Ruth (ZECOT) by Daniel I. Block

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Ruth (THOTC) by James McKeown

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Ruth, Esther (WVC) by Frederic Bush

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  • Keith Mathison: #3 ranked commentary on Ruth, "An extensive, if somewhat technical, commentary on the Book of Ruth, but one well worth consulting."

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Judges and Ruth (Preaching the Word) by Barry G. Webb

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Judges and Ruth (TOTC) by Arthur E. Cundall and Leon Morris

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  • Any Christian seeking devotional aides
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Judges and Ruth (KEL) by Robert B. Chisholm Jr.

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Ruth (OTL) by Kirsten Nielsen

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Judges, Ruth (HOTC) by W. Gary Phillips

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Joshua, Judges, Ruth (CBC) by Jason Driesbach

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Ruth (AOTC) by Judy Fentress-Williams

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