In the days of Ruth mother in laws were honored as a mother: YH’s 5th commandment to honor your mother and father. A blessing for those who follow. HalleluYH.
King James Version (KJV)
“And Ruth said, Intreat 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 (Elohim) my God (Elohim)…”