Zechariah 5:5-11 CEB

Seventh night vision

5 Then the messenger speaking with me came forward and said, "Look up and see what's approaching."

References for Zechariah 5:5

      6 I said, "What's this?" He said, "This is the basketa that is going out. This is how it appearsb throughout the entire land."c

      References for Zechariah 5:6

        • m 5:6 - Heb <i>ephah</i>, a basket measuring approximately twenty quarts
        • n 5:6 - Or <i>their eye</i>
        • o 5:6 - Heb uncertain
          7 Then a lead cover was lifted, showing a woman sitting in the middle of the basket.
          8 He said, "This is wickedness." He shoved her back into the basket, and he put the lead stone over its opening.
          9 I looked up again and saw two women going out. There was a wind in their wings; their wings were like the wings of a stork. They carried the basket between the earth and the sky.
          10 I said to the messenger speaking with me, "Where are they taking the basket?"
          11 He said to me, "To build a house for it in the land of Shinar. It will be firmly placed there on its base."