The relative who restores or preserves the full community rights of disadvantaged family members. The concept arises from God’s covenant relationship with Israel and points to the redemption of humanity in Jesus Christ.
The kinsman-redeemer’s obligation to redeem the enslaved Lev 25:47-55
The kinsman-redeemer’s obligation to avenge death Nu 35:16-21
The kinsman-redeemer’s obligation to be a trustee Nu 5:5-8
|1115||God, purpose of|
|2321||Christ as redeemer|
|6717||reconciliation, world to God|
|7310||avenger of blood|