Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And I answered again, and said unto him, What be these two olive branches which through the two golden pipes empty the golden oil out of themselves?
Then said I, O my lord, what are these? And the angel that talked with me said unto me, I will shew thee what these be.
And I said, What is it? And he said, This is an ephah that goeth forth. He said moreover, This is their resemblance through all the earth.
Then I answered and said unto the angel that talked with me, What are these, my lord?
I came near unto one of them that stood by, and asked him the truth of all this. So he told me, and made me know the interpretation of the things.
And I heard, but I understood not: then said I, O my Lord, what shall be the end of these things?
Then Jesus sent the multitude away, and went into the house: and his disciples came unto him, saying, Declare unto us the parable of the tares of the field.
And one of the elders answered, saying unto me, What are these which are arrayed in white robes? and whence came they?