1 And the angel who spoke with me returned and awakened me, as a man is awakened
out of his sleep.
2 And he said to me, What do you see? And I said, I see, and behold, a lampstand, all of
gold, with a bowl on top of it, and its seven lamps on it, and seven pipes each to the
seven lamps on top;
3 and two olive trees are beside it, one on the right of the bowl, and one on its left.
4 So I answered and spoke to the angel who talked with me, saying, What are these, my
5 And the angel who talked with me answered and said to me, Do you not know what
these are? And I said, No, my lord.
6 Then he answered and spoke to me, saying, This is the Word of Jehovah to
Zerubbabel, saying, Not by might, nor by power, but by My Spirit, says Jehovah of Hosts.
7 Who are you, O great mountain? Before Zerubbabel you shall become a plain. And he
shall bring forth the capstone with shouts: Grace! Grace to it!
8 Moreover the Word of Jehovah came unto me, saying,
9 The hands of Zerubbabel have laid the foundation of this house; his hands shall also
finish it. And you shall know that Jehovah of Hosts has sent me to you.
10 For who has despised the day of small things? For they shall rejoice and shall see the
plummet stone in the hand of Zerubbabel. These seven are the eyes of Jehovah which
run to and fro through all the earth.
11 Then I answered and said to him, What are these two olive trees on the right of the
lampstand, and on its left?
12 And I answered again and said to him, What are the two olive branches beside the
two golden pipes, emptying the golden oil out of themselves?
13 And he spoke to me, saying, Do you not know what these are? And I said, No, my
14 And he said, These are the two anointed ones who stand by the Lord of the whole