Overview of dating proposals for the Book of Ruth from 10th to 2nd century BCE, and the supposed messages, followed by own proposal: Ruth as an old oral story, reworked shortly after exile as an allegory about hope for Gods redemption, parallel to the message of Second Isaiah.
|Translated title of the contribution||When and why has the Book of Ruth been written?|
|Number of pages||11|
|Journal||Met Andere Woorden|
|Publication status||Published - May 2022|