And Naomi her mother-in-law said to her, My daughter, shall I not seek rest for thee, that it may be well with thee?
Jehovah grant you that ye may find rest, each in the house of her husband. And she kissed them; and they lifted up their voice and wept.
Only bear a remembrance with thee of me when it goes well with thee, and deal kindly, I pray thee, with me, and make mention of me to Pharaoh, and bring me out of this house;
And thou shalt keep his statutes, and his commandments, which I command thee this day, that it may be well with thee and with thy sons after thee, and that thou mayest prolong thy days on the land which Jehovah thy God giveth thee, for ever.
For thou shalt eat the labour of thy hands; happy shalt thou be, and it shall be well with thee.
Shalt thou reign, because thou viest with the cedar? Did not thy father eat and drink, and do judgment and justice? Then it was well with him.
But if any one think that he behaves unseemly to his virginity, if he be beyond the flower of his age, and so it must be, let him do what he will, he does not sin: let them marry.
But if any one does not provide for his own, and specially for those of his house, he has denied the faith, and is worse than the unbeliever.
I will therefore that the younger marry, bear children, rule the house, give no occasion to the adversary in respect of reproach.