And Ruth said
Language: English 
And Ruth said:
Entreat me not to leave thee,
Or to return from following after thee,
For whither thou goest I will go,
And where thou lodgest I will lodge.
Thy people shall be my people
And thy God my God.
Where thou diest I will die
And there will I be buried.
The Lord do so to me, and more also, 
If aught but death part thee and me.

About the headline (FAQ)

Authorship

Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)


Researcher for this text: Johann Winkler

This text was added to the website: 2020-05-30
Line count: 11
Word count: 70