The Nuttall Encyclopedia
A sect that in the 2nd century sought to combine Judaism and the hopes of Judaism with Christianity, and rejected the authority of St. Paul and of the Pauline writings; they denied the divinity of Christ, and maintained that only the poor as such were the objects of salvation.
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Ebionites'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/e/ebionites.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.