By the flying roll is shewed the curse of thieves and swearers.
Zechariah 5:1 So I turned me, lyftyng vp myne eyes, & loked, & beholde, a flyinge boke. Zechariah 5:2 And he sayd vnto me: what seest þu I answered: I se a flyinge booke of .xx. cubytes longe, and .x. cubytes brode. Zechariah 5:3 Then sayed he vnto me: Thys is the curse þt goeth forth ouer the whole earth: for all theues shalbe Iudged after this booke & all swearers shalbe iudged accordynge to þe same, Zechariah 5:4 & I wyl brynge it furth (sayeth þe Lorde of hostes) so þt it shall come to þe house of þe thefe, & to the house of him, þt falsly sweareth by my name: & shall remayne in hys house, & consume it, wt the tymbre and stones therof.
By a woman pressed in an ephah, the final damnation of Babylon.
Zechariah 5:5 Then the angel þt talked wt me, wente forth and sayd vnto me: lyft vp thyne eyes and se, what is this that goeth forth. Zechariah 5:6 And I sayde: what is it? He answered: thys is a measure goinge out. He sayde moreouer: Euen thus are they (þt dwel vpon the whole earth) to loke vpon. Zechariah 5:7 And beholde, there was lyft vp a talent of leade: & lo, a woman sat in þe myddest of þe measure. Zechariah 5:8 And he sayde: thys is vngodlynes. So he cast her into the myddest of the measure, and threwe the lompe of leade into the mouth of the measure. Zechariah 5:9 Then lyfte I vp myne eyes, & loked: and behold, there came out .ii. women, and þe wind was in their wynges (for they had wynges lyke the wynges of a storke) & they lyft vp þe measure betwixt the earth and þe heauen. Zechariah 5:10 Then spake I to þe aungel that talked wt me: whyther wyl these beare þe measure? Zechariah 5:11 And he sayd vnto me: into the lande of Synear to buyld them an house, whiche when it is prepared, the measure shalbe set there in his place.