Ruth, Esther, Abigail, Rahab, the Proverbs 31 woman – who were these famous women of the Bible? In these brief, in-depth Bible studies, you’ll find out the characteristics of these women of faith and learn how you can become a godly woman. We’ll also look at what their story tells us about God’s character and his plan for our life.
Rahab the prostitute showed courageous faith. She is one of only two women who appear as heroes of faith in Hebrews 11.
Queen Esther was not a beauty queen, as many make you believe. She was a woman trapped in sexual abuse, whose life had gone from bad to worse.
Ruth the Moabitess displayed exceptional faithfulness to the people she loved.
Virtuous women in the Bible
- Rahab: Courageous faithRahab the prostitute was a woman of courageous faith. She is one of only two women that Hebrews 11 lists among the great heroes of faith.
- When God seems absent. Queen Esther’s storyThe book of Esther is not a love story. For years, Queen Esther lived through a nightmare. God seemed absent. But one day, it all made sense.
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