Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Then went Boaz up to the gate, and sat him down there: and, behold, the kinsman of whom Boaz spake came by; unto whom he said, Ho, such a one! turn aside, sit down here. And he turned aside, and sat down.

The kinsman

General references

Bible References

To the gate

Deuteronomy 16:18
You shall appoint judges and officers for yourself in all your gates which Jehovah your God gives you, tribe by tribe. And they shall judge the people with righteous judgment.
Deuteronomy 17:5
then you shall bring forth that man or that woman who has committed that evil thing, to your gates, even that man or that woman, and shall stone them with stones until they die.
Deuteronomy 21:19
then his father and his mother shall lay hold on him and bring him out to the elders of his city, and to the gate of his place.
Deuteronomy 25:7
And if the man does not want to take his brother's wife, then let his brother's wife go up to the gate to the elders and say, My husband's brother refuses to raise up a name in Israel to his brother. He will not perform my levirate.
Job 29:7
when I went out to the gate by the city; when I prepared my seat in the street!
Job 31:21
if I have lifted up my hand against the fatherless when I watched over my help in the gate;
Amos 5:10
They hate him who rebukes in the gate, and they despise him who speaks uprightly.

The kinsman

Ruth 3:12
And now it is true that I am your kinsman-redeemer. But there is also a kinsman nearer than I.

Ho, such

Isaiah 55:1
Ho, everyone who thirsts, come to the waters; and he who has no money, come, buy and eat. Yea, come, buy wine and milk without money and without price.
Zechariah 2:6
Ho! Ho! Flee then from the land of the north, says Jehovah. For I have scattered you as the four winds of the heavens, says Jehovah.

General references

Job 29:7
when I went out to the gate by the city; when I prepared my seat in the street!