A Catholic Monthly Magazine

September Crossword

Clues

Across

1 Perhaps Adam ate the forbidden fruit in the autumn? (4)

3 Turbulent fears are for a sailor! (8)

9 Tea leaves decorative shambles ending marriage! (7)

10 Replace plant soil in Porte shakeup! (5)

11 Avon murmurer disturbed by Pius XIII Encyclical! (5,7)

14 Leading absent operator revealed! (3)

16 Dates changed for replaced position! (5)

17 "To ___ is human ..." (3)

18 Defend orange variety in place of 1 Across! (6,2,4)

21 URL at strange extreme! (5)

22 Say again! Head off to be able to read and write! (7)

23 Parade is re-routed to 18 Across! (8)

24 Samoan party may be quickly stuck? (4)

Down

1 Organisations combine formulating freed tea! (8)

2 60's tennis star's ritual wash bowl? (5)

4 Leading every night before the occasion! (3)

5 Affront a deer unusually with a deer stalker's hat! (4-3-5)

6 Ecstasy sounds like you're wrapped in reverse! (7)

7 Taro prepared for highest ecclesiastical court! (4)

8 Respond lad, I'm upset about Canaan! (8,4)

12 Sea breaks canoe! (5)

13 Patterns discovered in church side extension! (8)

15 Prayer book set in plaster! (7)

19 Some whisky before a play! (5)

20 Oddly unprompted rodent leaves pressure device! (4)

22 Reveal his Christian monogram! (3)

The winner of the Marist Messenger prize for the July Crossword was Marie Prescott of Tawa, Wellington

Solution for August

Across: 7 Aspect, 8 Aurora,
9 Just, 10 Lutheran, 11 Charity, 13 Robin, 15 Bible, 16 Soutane, 18 Shortage, 19 Ordo, 21 Reason,
22 Thomas. 

Down: 1 Esau, 2 Pectoral Cross, 3 Stylite, 4 Laity, 5 Greek Orthodox, 6 Creation,
12 Heighten, 14 Poverty,
17 Saint, 20 Dean. 


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