In the same way, you also have those who hold to the teaching of the Nicolaitans. a16
Therefore repent! Otherwise, I will come to you quickly and fight against them with the sword of My mouth.
"Anyone who has an ear should listen to what the Spirit says to the churches. I will give the victor some of the hidden manna. bc I will also give him a white stone, and on the stone a new name is inscribed that no one knows except the one who receives it.
"To the angel of the church in Thyatira write: "The Son of God, the One whose eyes are like a fiery flame, and whose feet are like fine bronze says:
I know your works-your love, faithfulness, d service, and endurance. Your last works are greater than the first.
But I have this against you: you tolerate the woman Jezebel, who calls herself a prophetess, and teaches and deceives My slaves to commit sexual immorality e and to eat meat sacrificed to idols.
I gave her time to repent, but she does not want to repent of her sexual immorality. f22
Look! I will throw her into a sickbed, and those who commit adultery with her into great tribulation, unless they repent of her g practices.
I will kill her children with the plague. hi Then all the churches will know that I am the One who examines minds j and hearts, and I will give to each of you according to your works.
I say to the rest of you in Thyatira, who do not hold this teaching, who haven't known the deep things k of Satan-as they say-I do not put any other burden on you.
But hold on to what you have until I come. l