“Peter has produced a fine book of four expositions on Ruth. You will find yourself rereading
them and referring back to the Bible text as he makes insightful comments about things you
may not have noticed there before. These sermons communicate effectively but do not
sacrifice depth of insight. This is a book which is fresh, engaging and spiritually invigorating.“
Former Principal, Sydney Missionary and Bible College
The biblical Book of Ruth is a story set in the violent times of the Judges. Yet it features such amazing themes as
risk and kindness, God’s love and human action, and the saving role of substitutes.
This book reads the narrative of Ruth within its original background, and delights in the literary art of the story. But Dr Peter Lau also draws out these bigger themes, setting them within the broader context of the whole Bible in a simple, effective way anyone can understand.
As he demonstrates, the only way for Christians to interpret and apply an Old Testament narrative is ultimately through the lens of Jesus Christ.
No. of Pages:
210 by 148 mm