A Catholic Monthly Magazine

September Crossword

Across

7 Royal Navy discovered at end of large opening in hillside! (6)

8 Reshape biro as weather map feature! (6)

9 Spill a gin for some benefit! (4)

10 Corrupted loyal arm acted without regard to right or wrong! (8)

11 Sounds like cabinet member lost eye at large monastic church! (7)

13 Bird on artificial leg? (5)

15 Ancient language confused Dalmation when Adam was lost! (5)

17 Scram as disturbed remarks convey ironic insults! (7)

20 A herb followed by confused American spy agency leads to church building! (8)

21 Sextons lose son at noon prayer service in the monastery! (4)

22 Feel remorse for distraught Peter in the North (6)

23 I toast strange follower of a Chinese religion! (6)

Down

1 Lama is upset by spicy sausage! (6)

2 Clerical administrator Aden is deranged! (4)

3 Damage used van, condemend to hell! (7)

4 Hardly matters when Benjamin ordained secretly! (5)

5 Mascot in tatters from cloistered life! (8)

6 Jewish prayer using Psalms 113 through 118. (6)

12 Display animation and vigour when dirt pies consumed! (8)

14 On top of chimney, Santa broke a game! (7)

16 Stop sleeping, English at back of strange waka! (6)

18 Six spaces formed for gender discrimination! (6)

19 Accept pastry gratefully, near Michelangelo masterpiece! (5)

21 Dr Who's strange performance without the doctor! (4)


Solution for August

Across: 1 Camerlengo, 6 Shh, 7 Esau, 9 Rota, 10 Credence, 11 Glebe, 15 Paten, 16 Verse, 17 Scree, 19 Stink,
24 Agnostic, 25 Rain, 27 Icon, 28 IHS, 29 Encyclical. 

Down: 1 Chet, 2 Educe,
3 Laver, 4 Novena, 5 On-screen, 6 Sprig, 8 Saab,
12 Lychgate, 13 Eve, 14 Err,
15 Pes, 18 Exotic, 20 Taro,
21 Kings, 22 Stoic, 23 Sci-fi, 26 Anil. 

The winner of the Marist Messenger prize for the July Crossword was B Bolland of Ponsonby, Auckland.


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