Zechariah 5:5-11 NLT

5 Then the angel who was talking with me came forward and said, “Look up and see what’s coming.”
6 “What is it?” I asked. He replied, “It is a basket for measuring grain,a and it’s filled with the sinsb of everyone throughout the land.”

References for Zechariah 5:6

    • 5:6 - Hebrew an ephah [20 quarts or 22 liters]; also in 5:7, 8, 9, 10, 11 .
    • 5:6 - As in Greek version; Hebrew reads the appearance.
      7 Then the heavy lead cover was lifted off the basket, and there was a woman sitting inside it.
      8 The angel said, “The woman’s name is Wickedness,” and he pushed her back into the basket and closed the heavy lid again.
      9 Then I looked up and saw two women flying toward us, gliding on the wind. They had wings like a stork, and they picked up the basket and flew into the sky.
      10 “Where are they taking the basket?” I asked the angel.
      11 He replied, “To the land of Babylonia,c where they will build a temple for the basket. And when the temple is ready, they will set the basket there on its pedestal.”

      References for Zechariah 5:11

        • 5:11 - Hebrew the land of Shinar.