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Call me Ruth chapters from the lives of the homeless by Veronica Maz

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Published by Rainbow"s End Co. in Baden, PA .
Written in English



  • Washington (D.C.)


  • Homeless persons" writings, American.,
  • Homeless women -- Washington (D.C.) -- Biography.

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Edition Notes

StatementVeronica Maz.
LC ClassificationsPS508.H65 M39 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination87 p. ;
Number of Pages87
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1132673M
ISBN 101880451123
LC Control Number94080006

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The Return to Bethlehem 19 So Naomi and Ruth traveled until they came to Bethlehem. When they entered Bethlehem, the whole city was stirred because of them, and the women of the city exclaimed, “Can this be Naomi?” 20 “Do not call me Naomi,” she replied. “Call me Mara, because the Almighty has dealt quite bitterly with me. 21 I went away full, but the LORD has brought . Ruth 1 New International Version (NIV) Naomi Loses Her Husband and Sons. 1 In the days when the judges ruled, [] there was a famine in the land. So a man from Bethlehem in Judah, together with his wife and two sons, went to live for a while in the country of Moab. 2 The man’s name was Elimelek, his wife’s name was Naomi, and the names of his two sons were Mahlon and Kilion.   Call Me “Mara” – A Story of Restoration (Book of Ruth) Janu Article When Naomi returned to her own country from Moab . Call Me Ruth by Marilyn Sachs and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - Call Me Ruth by Sachs, Marilyn - AbeBooks Passion for books.

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Get this from a library! Call me Ruth. [Marilyn Sachs] -- The daughter of a Russian immigrant family, newly arrived in Manhattan in , has conflicting feelings about her mother's increasingly radical union involvement.\. Near destitute, Naomi returns to Bethlehem with one daughter-in-law, Ruth, whom she could not dissuade from accompanying her. Her other daughter-in-law, Orpah, remains in Moab. When Naomi returns, she tells the Bethlehemites, "Do not call me Naomi, call me Mara (מרה), for the Almighty has dealt very bitterly with me". Call Me Ruth | (20) Call me not Naomi, call me Mara. —Here we have one of the constant plays on words and names found in the Hebrew Bible. Naomi, we have already said, means pleasant, or, perhaps, strictly, my pleasantness. Mara is bitter, as in Exodus The latter word has no connection with Miriam or Mary, which is from a different root.