The Story of Rut Like Never Before – 10 Exhilarating Highlights of the Malbim

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The gematria of Moav is 49 corresponding to the days of Sefirah in which we try to overcome the negative Moabite influence so that we can merit the birth of David HaMelech on Shavuot.

Why did Elimelech leave during the famine – no one else left? The Malbim answers the question based on a careful reading of the first verse.

What does Ruth mean when she says “עמך עמי ואלקיך אלקי”?

Why does Naami repeat herself – she says don’t call me Naami and then says why do you call me Naami?

What doe the word הנה connote?

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