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Passage Lookup: Zechariah 2

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Zechariah 2:1
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A Man With a Measuring Line

[a]Then I looked up, and there before me was a man with a measuring line in his hand.
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Zechariah 2:2
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I asked, "Where are you going?" He answered me, "To measure Jerusalem, to find out how wide and how long it is."(a)
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Zechariah 2:3
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While the angel who was speaking to me was leaving, another angel came to meet him
Zechariah 2:4
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and said to him: "Run, tell that young man, ‘Jerusalem will be a city without walls(b) because of the great number(c) of people and animals in it.(d)
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Zechariah 2:5
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And I myself will be a wall(e) of fire(f) around it,' declares the Lord , ‘and I will be its glory(g) within.'(h)
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Zechariah 2:6
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"Come! Come! Flee from the land of the north," declares the Lord , "for I have scattered(i) you to the four winds of heaven,"(j) declares the Lord .(k)
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Zechariah 2:7
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"Come, Zion! Escape,(l) you who live in Daughter Babylon!"(m)
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Zechariah 2:8
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For this is what the Lord Almighty says: "After the Glorious One has sent me against the nations that have plundered you—for whoever touches you touches the apple of his eye(n)
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Zechariah 2:9
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I will surely raise my hand against them so that their slaves will plunder them.[b](o) Then you will know that the Lord Almighty has sent me.(p)
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Zechariah 2:10
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"Shout(q) and be glad, Daughter Zion.(r) For I am coming,(s) and I will live among you,"(t) declares the Lord .(u)
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Zechariah 2:11
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"Many nations will be joined with the Lord in that day and will become my people.(v) I will live among you and you will know that the Lord Almighty has sent me to you.(w)
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Zechariah 2:12
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The Lord will inherit(x) Judah(y) as his portion in the holy land and will again choose(z) Jerusalem.
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Zechariah 2:13
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Be still(aa) before the Lord , all mankind, because he has roused himself from his holy dwelling.(ab)"
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