Becoming Redeemed

Ephesians 1:7

I am working through a study of Ruth right now with a group of lovely ladies on Facebook. Today’s focus is on Ruth 3:8-9 which says:

In the middle of the night the man was startled and he turned over, and found a woman lying at his feet. So he said, “Who are you?” And she answered, “I am Ruth your maid. Spread the hem of your garment over me, for you are a close relative and redeemer.”

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Becoming Justified

“Therefore, since we have been JUSTIFIED by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ.” – Romans 5:1 (emphasis mine)

The word “justify” is used 4 times in Romans chapter 5 alone. When looking at Bible Study Tool’s page on justification, there are over 50 references listed. So I think it’s safe to say that this word is important to God!
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