This article contains a free Bible Study resource on the subject of Boaz. It provides facts, a biography and information about this famous Biblical character for bible study. There is also reference to where Boaz is mentioned in the Holy Bible.
Bible Dictionary Definition - Who was Boaz?
The definition and outline of Boaz is as follows: According to the Old Testament he was the husband of Ruth, a wealthy Bethlehemite. By the "levirate law" the duty devolved on him of marrying Ruth the Moabitess (Ruth 4:1-13). He was a kinsman of Mahlon, her first husband.
Biography, Facts and Information about Boaz
The following info provides a concise biography with facts and information about Boaz:
The husband of Ruth, a wealthy Bethlehemite. By the "levirate law" the duty devolved on him of marrying Ruth the Moabitess (Ruth 4:1-13). He was a kinsman of Mahlon, her first husband.
The name given (for what reason is unknown) to one of the two (the other was called Jachin) brazen pillars which Solomon erected in the court of the temple (1 Kings 7:21; 2Chr 3:17). These pillars were broken up and carried to Babylon by Nebuchadnezzar.
We have selected Boaz as one of the most important people and character from the Bible and provided a biography and character outline of this famous person. Much of the information is taken from the classic reference books including Matthew George Easton "Easton's Bible Dictionary" and Ashley S Johnson "Condensed Biblical Cyclopedia".
Boaz - A Free Christian Bible Study Resource
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