Lent Faster

6 03 2017

Retrieve the blank for this month’s crossword by clicking on the thumbnail. You can then either open the blank in Word and solve the puzzle on your computer (I use Arial 20 font), or you can print the blank and solve it with pencil.

Across

1, & 8 across. A little calcium reference right away is kindness. (4)

2. Density of those passing through in craft if untangled. (7)

8. See 1 across.

10. Undercover agents in crispiest game. (5)

11. Find this lady in the Passover Haggadah. (3)

13. Christian symbol in the crossword? (5)

16, & 21 across. Aussie birds made from a printer’s measure in America. (4)

18. The host loses sizzle at high temperature. (3)

19. Get back for 18-month-old sheep. (3)

21. See 16 across.

22. Person giving in circular rondo. (5)

24. A hundred from the decomposed cleric are placed in the reliquary. (6)

26. Joints in unison sung in rounds. (6)

28. The disorderly imp Lew ended up right next to the Sisters’ faces. (6)

29, & 32 across. The murderer should be out of the cabin. (4)

30. They are stopped when she preaches for fruits. (7)

32. See 29 across.

33. Get across as he sprinkles burnt dust. (5)

34. The seer has lost energy and is an Indian weight. (3)

36. More slippery, slyer harps from antiquity. (5)

39, 41, 42, 43 & 45 across. The stirred curry I tic goes around the power board. (9)

46. Fruits for Tom Sawyer’s twin friends scrub here like blender. (13)

Down

1, & 9 down. Hinted, I hear, like being transformed into a Q. (4)

3. A little religious studies? (2)

4. A rapt turning kept separate. (5)

5. A faithful Roman dog with a faulty minted coin. (4)

6. The Fates turned up to the banquet. (5)

7. Israel a little island? (2)

9. See 1 down.

12. Deuced around to derive logically. (6)

13. Take an ace nor adjust to allow light into the eye. (6)

14. Take five as she revises erratically for the things standing in succession. (6)

15. Left off the nascent Torah and is rising. (6)

17. Painted lady in the monastery. (4)

18. Idaho operates across a wide circle. (4)

20. Article taken from the flickering mages is precious stones. (4)

21. Beginnings of Union International des Laboratoires Indépendants. (4)

23. New International initially. (2)

25. Long Playing shortly. (2)

27. Visas systematically crossed out. How pert! (5)

28. The turning hewer is at what place? (5)

31. Her cub transformed into infant angel. (6)

35. Left off itch to make disapproving noise. (3)

36. Loeb Classical Library initiated. (3)

37. Addressing the master in desirable tone. (3)

38. Nothing from the boys who made runs without striking the ball. (3)

40. Iowa Uni. (2)

41. Religious Knowledge of Rudyard Kipling. (2)

44. Begin a Theological Reflection. (2)

45. Little Réunion on the internet. (2)

 





December solution

23 12 2016

For the solution to the December puzzle, Carol’s Christmas, click on the thumbnail.

 





Carol’s Christmas

2 12 2016

Click on the thumbnail for the blank for the December crossword puzzle. You can download and print and solve the puzzle with pencil and paper, or you can ‘Open with Word’ and solve on screen. I use Arial 20 caps font.

Clues

Across

1.,& 8 across. Donated as you escape from the vague mix-up? (4)

2. Mary’s Joseph found his role, and bush snagged. (7)

8. See 1 across.

10. You get into the gild women’s organisation. (5)

11. Ask about the vast telescope. (3)

13. Topic in the anthemed song. (5)

16. About Religious Education. (2)

18. Energy in the chin. (3)

19. Once right away in Orange Nazarene Church. (3)

21. Thanks, bub. (2)

22. Twisted ear. Do give highest esteem. (5)

24. Worth ploughed then fling away. (5)

26. Twisted dive in godly status. (6)

28. Finder confused into liking peer. (6)

29. Short lieutenant. (2)

30. Take nothing from Banquo for Easter time begins with a celebratory dinner. (7)

32. Letter to Abraham’s God? (2)

33. Put again into service in Chartreuse monastery. (5)

34. Broken home left off in Gippsland. (3)

36. Break bread-maker. (5)

39., & 41 across. Point of time palm tree fruits. (4)

42, 43 & 45 across. Genuflections are from the crushed kernel. (5)

46. Christmas singing again a wry amen. (4,1,2,6)

 

Down.

1., & 9 down. Transcending tingle! Exultant joy! (4)

3. Sheep shoes in mug? (2)

4. Can he turn us? His rice snack. (6)

5. Alibi kept across cycle. (4)

6. Ecumenical among battle for Texan independence. (5)

7. Not dated to start with. (2)

9. See 1 down.

12. Baby’s cot reclad. (6)

13. The nard right away in the open hand. (6)

14. They are out of the upturned terrene for first course. (6)

15. The curly lad wed at a sauntering pace. (6)

17. Tied in a knot to prepare for publication. (4)

18. Jesus’ birthplace in a scribe? (4)

20. Note that authorises in architecture. (4)

21. Modulation in the cornerstone. (4)

23. Started Orbit Vehicle. (2)

25. Giovanni Battista Cardinal sings second note? (2)

27. Why right off the end of the enemy replaced with an article for the clyster. (5)

28. A corrupt fee? U.S. turn to flintlocks? (5)

31. Transcend Banquo, Kay? Katanning used to be habitat! (6)

35. This woman found in solidarity. (3)

36. Bionic Ear Institute initially. (3)

37. Religion News-writers Association. (3)

38. Single lens reflex? (3)

40. Altägyptisches Wörterbuch! (2)

41. Thank you for short. (2)

44. Letter to enjoy now. (2)

45. Ewel-tide Eve? (2

 





November solution

21 11 2016

The solution for the November puzzle, At last November Atlas, can be found by clicking on the thumbnail.

 





At Last November Atlas

6 11 2016

Access the blank for November’s puzzle by clicking on the thumbnail below.  You can then download the form and EDIT IN WORD and solve the problem on your device, or print it and solve it with pencil and paper.

Clues

Across

1,8, & 36 across.  Can he be sabre rattling in the capital of Israel’s desert? (4,5)

2. I allege intrigue in the northern parts of Israel. (7)

8. See 1 across.

10. Can the alb be crumpled on the polyglot tower?

11. Consumed mixed drink from India. (3)

13. Hindu god in the yeshiva. (5)

16. Evangelise everyone to begin with. (2)

18. The shortest route from Song of Solomon to Ecclesiastes. (3)

19. Short episodes at Esperance Primary School. (3)

21. That is, a hundred pulled from the ice. (2)

22. Crossed juju deadly in old Jewish homeland. (5)

24. Synod dysfunctional, writes Enid Blyton. (5)

26. The bun era turned out to be courteous and cool. (6)

28. An article from jealous, stirred in units of energy. (6)

29. Not only a short negative. (2)

30. Strew about at crest. (7)

32. An English Emergency Room? (2)

33. A heath flower from a rice blend. (5)

34. Start with total nonstop action. (3)

36. See 1 across.

39 & 41 across. Yet I crossed the abominable snowman. (4)

43 & 45 across. Transcendent yoga zaps  Palestinian city. (4)

46. A neat reminder rolling in Romans’ sea. (13)

 

Down

1, & 9 down. Dog speak for tree’s skin? (4)

3. Initialled Arabic Bible. (2)

4. Loathe not nothing with carpenter’s tool. (5)

5. Istituto Biblico Evangelico Italiano starts in Rome. (4)

6. Depart in leaven. (5)

9. See 1 down.

12. The French I month six is arid and uninteresting. (6)

13. A scent wafts from his posture. (6)

14. Interrupted sleep on a pea. (6)

15. Coupled bogey serves as hot springs. (6)

17. Pay for it with tea off the circuitous route. (4)

18. Oceans in disease? (4)

20. Ours turned bitter. (4)

21. Ride across a concept. (4)

23. Devotional Bible abridged. (2)

25.Start Diplôme de Langues. (2)

27. Heart broken by the planet. (5)

28. Short Jordan to Tabor taxi. (2,3)

31. Insensitivity to music blended near it. (3,3)

35. Clergyman holds health club. (3)

36. To occupy the seat in immensity. (3)

37. For cooking across a galaxy. (3)

38. And turns into a patriarch. (3)

40. Ecclesiastes and Ecclesiasticus. (3)

41. Titanium – just under dough! (2)

44. Short cut from Ashdod to Nazareth? (2)

45. Start from Zoar to Ai. (2)

 

 

 





October solution

23 10 2016

Click on the thumbnail below to see the solution to the October puzzle, Tasty Octoberfest.

 

 





Tasty Octoberfest

2 10 2016

The grid for the October puzzle is below. Click on the thumbnail. Either download and print and solve with pencil and paper, or choose ‘Edit in Word’ and solve on your computer. I use Arial 20 font.

Clues

Across

1.,& 8 across. A couple in despair. (4)

2. Pack right away if the little one in charge is keeping calm. (7)

9. See 1 across.

10. Put together the trunk overseas, in short, for the divine Word. (5)

11. Salmon back in doxology? (3)

13. Pronounce the extreme. (5)

16., & 29 across. Sleep eerily across fencing sword. (4)

18. Wildly toss right away short Old Testament survey. (3)

19. Saint Anthony Foundation, shortly. (3)

21. Therefore stitch, I hear. (2)

22. Diocesan Torah transcends holiness, Italian style. (5)

24. You out of the confused creeds gives way. (5)

26. The written document has nothing from the tropics. (6)

28. Coach urchins across the gathered community of Christians. (6)

29. See 16 across.

30. Went around disorderly cleric with 500 Romans included. (7)

32. Seventh note sounds like infusion. (2)

33. Body halo followed by fifty hearing. (5)

34. Scripture Union International for itself? (3)36.

36. Stalks in ecosystems. (5)

39, 41 & 42 across. Intuit tea taken from the Eskimo. (5)

43., & 45 across. Stumble at Theological Reflection shortly at internet address. (4)

46. The coming mission turns into the liturgical welcome to the incumbent. (13)

 

Down

1., & 9 down. Is PR OK? Turn down unclean meat! (4)

3. All right out of Anno Lucis? (2)

4. Why not costly twists for the foals? (5)

5. Be left off the bigot: this person speaking has acquired. (1,3)

6. Change sex of lair-dwelling mammals. (5)

7. Islamic State. Exists. (2)

9. See 1 down.

12. Our selves turned to a container. (6)

13. Cross about opiates in ideal society. (6)

14. Cross Shadrach elopes with Jacob’s wife?

15. A hundred from the shocker turns to clean food. (6)

17. Cape unfolded in a footstep. (4)

18. Ear-like in notices. (4)

20. Vouchsafe udder to cross internecine strife. (4)

21. Group split off in insects. (4)

23. Briefly of no religion. (2)

25. Douay-Rheims bible. (2)

27. Strut about with confidence. (5)

28. 100 Romans left off from disturbed Mali to assert ownership. (5)

31. Article taken from curates turned to wine and water jugs. (6)

35. Thus in the classics… (3)

36. Saint Ignatius Institute initially. (3)

37. I stand with Service To Others. (3)

38. Beginnings of the Society for the Propagation of the Gospel. (3)

40. Not on, negative. (2)

41. Mum left off hesitancy in speech. (2)

44. Little Roman numerals. (2)

45. Kay right off ink fashionably! (2)