Nicolaitans

Nicolaitans (Nik´uh-lay´uh-tuhnz)

A religious sect in Ephesus and Pergamum whose members were denounced in (Rev 2:6, Rev 2:15) for eating food sacrificed to idols and for sexual license.

Rev 2:6

6Yet this is to your credit: you hate the works of the Nicolaitans, which I also hate.

Rev 2:15

15So you also have some who hold to the teaching of the Nicolaitans.

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