Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Purge me with hyssop, and I shall be clean: wash me, and I shall be whiter than snow.
Then the priest is to give orders to take, for him who is to be made clean, two living clean birds and some cedar wood and red thread and hyssop.
And a clean person is to take hyssop and put it in the water, shaking it over the tent, and all the vessels, and the people who were there, and over him by whom the bone, or the body of one who has been put to death with the sword, or the body of one who has come to his end by a natural death, or the resting-place was touched.
For when Moses had given all the rules of the law to the people, he took the blood of goats and young oxen, with water and red wool and hyssop, and put it on the book itself and on all the people,
For if the blood of goats and oxen, and the dust from the burning of a young cow, being put on the unclean, make the flesh clean:
1 John 1:7
But if we are walking in the light, as he is in the light, we are all united with one another, and the blood of Jesus his Son makes us clean from all sin.
And from Jesus Christ, the true witness, the first to come back from the dead, and the ruler of the kings of the earth. To him who had love for us and has made us clean from our sins by his blood;
Come now, and let us have an argument together, says the Lord: how may your sins which are red like blood be white as snow? how may their dark purple seem like wool?
So that he might make it holy, having made it clean with the washing of water by the word,
And one of the rulers made answer, saying to me, These who have on white robes, who are they, and where did they come from?
And anyone touching his bed is to have his clothing washed and his body bathed in water and be unclean till evening.
For on this day your sin will be taken away and you will be clean: you will be made free from all your sins before the Lord.
Then let the priest take cedar-wood and hyssop and red thread, and put them into the fire where the cow is burning.