The outline is from the JPS Commentary. The number of verses to be translated for each class is not even. On “heavy” weeks we will discuss meaning of the book a bit less and on “light” weeks we will spend more time on interpretation and discussion of relevance to theology and practice.
July 22 . . . Ruth 3:1-5 Naomi’s Daring Plan for Desperate Times
July 29 . . . Ruth 3:6-15 Ruth and Boaz on the Threshing Floor
August 5 . . . Ruth 3:16-18 Homecoming with Good News and Grain
August 12 . . . Ruth 4:1-12 Negotiations at the Gate: Redeeming Ruth
August 19 . . . Ruth 4:13-17 Betrothal, Birth, and More Blessings
August 26 . . . Ruth 4:18-22 Epilogue: Reweaving the Web of Life — The Concluding Genealogy