Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
they gave Him wine to drink mixed with gall; and after tasting it, He was unwilling to drink.
Someone ran and filled a sponge with sour wine, put it on a reed, and gave Him a drink, saying, “
Let us see whether Elijah will come to take Him down.”
The soldiers also mocked Him, coming up to Him,
offering Him sour wine,
You shall take a bunch of hyssop and dip it in the blood which is in the basin, and apply some of the blood that is in the basin to the lintel and the two doorposts; and none of you shall go outside the door of his house until morning.
A clean person shall take hyssop and dip it in the water, and sprinkle it on the tent and on all the furnishings and on the persons who were there, and on the one who touched the bone or the one slain or the one dying naturally or the grave.
1 Kings 4:33
He spoke of trees, from the cedar that is in Lebanon even to the hyssop that grows on the wall; he spoke also of animals and birds and creeping things and fish.
Purify me with hyssop, and I shall be clean; Wash me, and I shall be whiter than snow.