Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Purge me with hyssop, and I shall be clean: wash me, and I shall be whiter than snow.

Bible References

Purge

Leviticus 14:4
then the priest will command that two live clean birds, a piece of cedar wood, a scrap of crimson fabric, and some twigs of hyssop be taken up for the one being cleansed.
Numbers 19:18
Then a ceremonially clean person must take hyssop, dip it in the water, and sprinkle it on the tent, on all its furnishings, and on the people who were there, or on the one who touched a bone, or one killed, or one who died, or a grave.
Hebrews 9:19
For when Moses had spoken every command to all the people according to the law, he took the blood of calves and goats with water and scarlet wool and hyssop and sprinkled both the book itself and all the people,

And

Hebrews 9:13
For if the blood of goats and bulls and the ashes of a young cow sprinkled on those who are defiled consecrated them and provided ritual purity,
1 John 1:7
But if we walk in the light as he himself is in the light, we have fellowship with one another and the blood of Jesus his Son cleanses us from all sin.
Revelation 1:5
and from Jesus Christ -- the faithful witness, the firstborn from among the dead, the ruler over the kings of the earth. To the one who loves us and has set us free from our sins at the cost of his own blood

Whiter

Isaiah 1:18
Come, let's consider your options," says the Lord. "Though your sins have stained you like the color red, you can become white like snow; though they are as easy to see as the color scarlet, you can become white like wool.
Ephesians 5:26
to sanctify her by cleansing her with the washing of the water by the word,
Revelation 7:13
Then one of the elders asked me, "These dressed in long white robes -- who are they and where have they come from?"

General references

Leviticus 15:5
Anyone who touches his bed must wash his clothes, bathe in water, and be unclean until evening.
Leviticus 16:30
for on this day atonement is to be made for you to cleanse you from all your sins; you must be clean before the Lord.
Numbers 19:6
And the priest must take cedar wood, hyssop, and scarlet wool and throw them into the midst of the fire where the heifer is burning.

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