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Zechariah 5

Zechariah 5:1  
Then again lifting up my eyes I saw a roll in flight through the air.

Zechariah 5:2  
And he said to me, What do you see? And I said, A roll going through the air; it is twenty cubits long and ten cubits wide.

Zechariah 5:3  
Then he said to me, This is the curse which goes out over the face of all the land: for long enough has every thief gone without punishment, and long enough has every taker of false oaths gone without punishment.

Zechariah 5:4  
And I will send it out, says the Lord of armies, and it will go into the house of the thief and into the house of him who takes a false oath by my name: and it will be in his house, causing its complete destruction, with its woodwork and its stones.

Zechariah 5:5  
And the angel who was talking to me went out and said to me, Let your eyes be lifted up now, and see the ephah which is going out.

Zechariah 5:6  
And I said, What is it? And he said, This is an ephah which is going out. And he said further, This is their evil-doing in all the land.

Zechariah 5:7  
And I saw a round cover of lead lifted up; and a woman was seated in the middle of the ephah.

Zechariah 5:8  
And he said, This is Sin; and pushing her down into the ephah, he put the weight of lead on the mouth of it.

Zechariah 5:9  
And lifting up my eyes I saw two women coming out, and the wind was in their wings; and they had wings like the wings of a stork: and they took the ephah, lifting it up between earth and heaven.

Zechariah 5:10  
And I said to the angel who was talking to me, Where are they taking the ephah?

Zechariah 5:11  
And he said to me, To make a house for her in the land of Shinar: and they will make a place ready, and put her there in the place which is hers.


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