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Thirst, Hyssop, and the Fulfillment of Scripture

A closer look at Jesus’ seven statements from the cross

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“Later, knowing that everything had now been finished, and so that Scripture would be fulfilled, Jesus said, ‘I am thirsty.’ A jar of wine vinegar was there, so they soaked a sponge in it, put the sponge on a stalk of the hyssop plant, and lifted it to Jesus’ lips.” (John 19:28–29, NIV)

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Chuck Kralik, Author

Chuck Kralik, Author

Pastor and Christian Writer — Author of "Finished: A Fictional Story With Heavenly Truth" — Read more at www.chuckkralikauthor.com