A Catholic Monthly Magazine

August Crossword

 

Across

1 El Greco man arranged leading Cardinal during time of the Papal election! (10)

6 Ike sneaked from Sheikh. Quiet! (3)

7 Biblical character seen sitting on a seesaw? (4)

9 Highest Vatican court reheats popular Pacific food of 20 Down! (4)

10 Plausibility that a small table could hold sacred vessels? (8)

11 Make arrangement for Ron to leave Grenoble for grant of church land! (5)

15 Snap at Englishman secreting Eucharistic plate! (5)

16 Upset, sever poetic language! (5)

17 A slope of stones causes screamer to lose arm! (5)

19 Commotion of the smelly kind? (5)

24 Incas got baffled, unconvinced about the existence of God! (8)

25 Vapour drops disturbed Iran! (4)

27 Religious figure on a computer screen? (4)

28 Jesus’ name is a little bit Greek! (3)

29 Beginning with a little English, the Papal letter becomes repetitious! (10)

Down

1 Chester shortly knew the 8th letter of the Hebrew alphabet! (4)

2 Bring out bent deuce! (5)

3 Wash bowl for great Australian tennis player? (5)

4 Repair one van after nine days of prayer! (6)

5 Upset countertenors lose tutor! In the movies now! (2-6)

6 Boot stud grips unsteadily! (5)

8 Old Swedish car USA abandoned secretly! (4)

12 Disturbed techy gal found at churchyard gate! (8)

13 Evoke without OK, a biblical figure! (3)

14 “To ___ is human ...” (3)

15 Zoologists foot with strange ESP! (3)

18 Strangely cite ox as foreign! (6)

20 See 9 Across (4)

21 Biblical book weighed in kgs! (5)

22 Oct is strange for an impassive follower of Zeno! (5)

23 No care in sacrifice for movie genre! (3-2)

26 Reveal nail with blue dye! (4)

Solution for July

Across: 1 Holy orders, 6 Moa,
7 Lent, 9 Naos, 10 Identity,
11 Add up, 15 Arrow,  16 Atoll, 17 Satan,  19 Brush, 24 Doxology, 25 Tear, 27 Adam, 28 Mud, 29 Consistory 

Down: 1 Halo, 2 Yetis,
3 Ridel, 4 Easter, 5 Stations,
6 Manna, 8 Esau, 12 Diabolic, 13 Pan, 14 Lot, 15 Alb,
18 Awoken, 20 Rota, 21 Herod, 22 Gorki, 23 Wyatt,
26 Emmy 

The winner of the Marist Messenger prize for the June Crossword was  Mrs Joan O’Neil of Brightwater, Nelson.


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