"Zerubbabel's hands have laid the foundation of this house,a and his hands will complete it. Then you will know that the Lord of Hosts has sent me to you.
For who scorns the day of small things?b These seven eyes of the Lord, which scan throughout the whole earth, will rejoice when they see the plumb linec in Zerubbabel's hand."d11
I asked him, "What are the two olive trees on the right and left of the lampstand?"
And I questioned him further, "What are the two olive branches beside the two gold conduits, from which golden [oil] pours out?"
Then he inquired of me, "Don't you know what these are?" "No, my lord," I replied.
"These are the two anointed ones,"e he said, "who stand by the Lord of the whole earth."f