Charles Buck Theological Dictionary
Heretics in the third century; so called from their leader Hierax, a philosopher, of Egypt, who taught that Melchisedec was the Holy Ghost; denied the resurrection and condemned marriage.
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Buck, Charles. Entry for 'Hieracites'. Charles Buck Theological Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/cbd/h/hieracites.html. 1802.