Revelation Chapter 2
1 Unto the angel of the church of Ephesus writeThese thingssaith he that holdeth the seven stars in his right handwhowalketh in the midst of the seven golden candlesticks
2 I know thy worksand thy labourand thy patienceand howthou canst not bear them which are eviland thou hast triedthem which say they are apostlesand are notand hast foundthem liars
3 And hast borneand hast patienceand for my name s sake hastlabouredand hast not fainted.
4 Nevertheless I have somewhat against theebecause thou hastleft thy first love.
5 Remember therefore from whence thou art fallenand repent and do the first worksor else I will come unto thee quickly and will remove thy candlestick out of his placeexcept thourepent.
6 But this thou hastthat thou hatest the deeds of theNicolaitaneswhich I also hate.
7 He that hath an earlet him hear what the Spirit saith untothe churchesTo him that overcometh will I give to eat of thetree of lifewhich is in the midst of the paradise of God.
8 And unto the angel of the church in Smyrna writeThese thingssaith the first and the lastwhich was deadand is alive
9 I know thy worksand tribulationand poverty but thou artrichand I know the blasphemy of them which say they areJewsand are notbut are the synagogue of Satan.
10 Fear none of those things which thou shalt sufferbeholdthedevil shall cast some of you into prisonthat ye may betriedand ye shall have tribulation ten daysbe thoufaithful unto deathand I will give thee a crown of life.
11 He that hath an earlet him hear what the Spirit saith untothe churchesHe that overcometh shall not be hurt of thesecond death.
12 And to the angel of the church in Pergamos writeThese thingssaith he which hath the sharp sword with two edges
13 I know thy worksand where thou dwellesteven where Satan sseat isand thou holdest fast my nameand hast not denied myfaitheven in those days wherein Antipas was my faithfulmartyrwho was slain among youwhere Satan dwelleth.
14 But I have a few things against theebecause thou hast therethem that hold the doctrine of Balaamwho taught Balac tocast a stumblingblock before the children of Israelto eatthings sacrificed unto idolsand to commit fornication.
15 So hast thou also them that hold the doctrine of theNicolaitaneswhich thing I hate.
16 Repentor else I will come unto thee quicklyand will fightagainst them with the sword of my mouth.
17 He that hath an earlet him hear what the Spirit saith untothe churchesTo him that overcometh will I give to eat of thehidden mannaand will give him a white stoneand in thestone a new name writtenwhich no man knoweth saving he thatreceiveth it.
18 And unto the angel of the church in Thyatira writeThesethings saith the Son of Godwho hath his eyes like unto aflame of fireand his feet are like fine brass
19 I know thy worksand charityand serviceand faithand thypatienceand thy worksand the last to be more than thefirst.
20 Notwithstanding I have a few things against theebecause thousufferest that woman Jezebelwhich calleth herself aprophetessto teach and to seduce my servants to commitfornicationand to eat things sacrificed unto idols.
21 And I gave her space to repent of her fornicationand sherepented not.
22 BeholdI will cast her into a bedand them that commitadultery with her into great tribulationexcept they repentof their deeds.
23 And I will kill her children with deathand all the churchesshall know that I am he which searcheth the reins and heartsand I will give unto every one of you according to your works.
24 But unto you I sayand unto the rest in Thyatiraas many ashave not this doctrineand which have not known the depths ofSatanas they speakI will put upon you none other burden.
25 But that which ye have already hold fast till I come.
26 And he that overcomethand keepeth my works unto the endtohim will I give power over the nations
27 And he shall rule them with a rod of ironas the vessels of apotter shall they be broken to shiverseven as I received ofmy Father.
28 And I will give him the morning star.
29 He that hath an earlet him hear what the Spirit saith untothe churches.