Learn ’em, Show ’em.

7 08 2017

The blank for the August crossword Learn ’em, Show ’em can be downloaded here:

Clues

Across

1., & 8 across. Baptismal vessel in back of New Testament briefly. (4)

2. True run around to bring up in the faith. (7)

8. See 1 across.

10. Nobility on a wild spree. (5)

11. The prophet Muhammad’s cousin turns out to be unwell. (3)

13. Call ayatollah across to calm the situation. (5)

16. Supposing that retro fix right away. (2)

18. Shady tree in helmet. (3)

19. Once around the track in relapse. (3)

21. Clipped Australian English? (2)

22. Energy from the rioted turned to legal right. (5)

24. Graph displayed in Chartreuse. (5

26. Barter around for old clergy cap. (6)

28. Hey, Mrs! Twist for sound correspondence. (6)

29. Interfaith youth, in short. (2)

30. Retie me to desert life. (7)

32. Amnesty International briefly. (2)

33. You out of the aimless setups find paces on the way. (5)

34. Reverend Ron Edwards in short. (3)

36. Cross Grandpa into applying colour! (5)

39. Evangelism training begins. (2)

41. Divine approval to start with. (2)

43. Initiate Amos. (2)

45. Equal to emotional intelligence? (2)

46. Nor fasting, Mr Turner? It is changing for the better. (12)

 

Down

  1. & 9 down. Feet turned to celebration. (4)

3. Cup left off on high? (2)

4. Kingdom is for the lamer to turn in. (5)

5. Spread the news in a satellite. (4)

6. Left off burial of wild sheep. (5)

7. Religious Studies initially. (2)

9. See 1 down.

12. Nitid bitumen crosses a delicate morsel! (6)

13. Alerts system changes. (6)

14. Act shy around boats? (6)

15. Insert changes for Syrian king. (6)

17. Fry a confused violent scene. (4)

18. Found heir around Ireland. (4)

20. Hype around girl dressed up as the goddess Athena. (4)

21. They are across a space. (4)

23. Alternatively French gold? (2)

25. To be me in the morning! (2)

27. Mixed treat prefix for four. (5)

28. An article from the squashed panier is to become mature. (5)

31. More in shaggy sheep. (6)

35. Gain understanding from exegetes. (3)

36. Footstep in smashed spa. (3)

37. Pulled cap from broken ATM. (3)

38. How intelligent you are, I query. (2)

40. Theological reflection. (2)

41. Daniel, divine nonpareil? (2)

44. Short median indeed sounds like I! (2)

45. Example given, for short. (2)





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)

 

 





A Gust of Regeneration

4 08 2016

The blank for this crossword can be found by clicking on the thumbnail below. Then print it out, and solve the crossword with pencil and paper, or open in ‘Edit Word’ and solve the puzzle on your computer. I use Arial 20 font in each square.

Clues

Across

1., & 8 across. Little doctor alternative in heath. (4)

2. Letter recipient a hit to my chaos. (7)

8. See 1 across.

10. Your ‘bravi’ best shouted across with positive emotion. (5

11. The six go back for the Greek letter. (3)

13. Introducing the Centro de Educación Teológica para Latinos. (5)

16. Connecticut for short. (2)

18. The young man in the ballads. (3)

19. Torn map of annorum plus minus. (3)

21, & 32 across. Do rye grasses cross with lost fish? (4)

22. Can unwinding he irk me on the mountain track? (5)

24. An oar creaked alongside Moses! (5)

26. Upset the lid on the stirred gin – just kicking back, doing little. (6

28. Little Extra Terrestrial lose the bitter plum? (2,4)

29. See you in little Syria. (2)

See 21 across.

30. Phrase differently for the heavenly ones. (6)

33. Little mother, timid, makes mess gelatinous. (5)

34. Israeli Symphony Orchestra plays for the International Society of Organists! (3)

36. Idles disorderly to slip along the surface. (5)

39, & 41 across. Thus, behold! on one’s one. (4)

43. Latin way of working for beginning doctor. (2)

45. Foe turned back right off to show belonging. (2)

46. Grafting ruins around is showing in better light. (13)

 

 

Down

1., & 9 down. Our Lady in rosemary? (4)

3. Intervarsity initiatives. (2)

4. Confused formerly dim of different kinds combined. (5)

5. When someone dies, tell their life story across job itineraries. (4)

6. Incoherent tales of engineering inventor? (5)

7. Holy Spirit in Hebrew Scriptures? (2)

9. See 1 down.

12. Chaotically miss corporate harmony, in short, means division. (6)

13. The car men turn up to eat meat. (6)

14. One footway, why – it leads to lack of interest! (6)

15. Five less conveys big rabbits. (6)

17. Energy from the wronged deity is in good order. (4)

18. Wreaths for the broken isles! (4)

20. Bulk at the Eucharist. (4)

21. Smashed rood forms the entrance. (4)

23. A kilolitre short. (2)

25. A little religious learning. (2)

27. Nothing out of the distressed gloria in the holy chalice? (5)

28. Hoped wildly a Jewish high priest would wear it. (5)

31. The donkey is me in St Clare’s town! (6)

35. Is French in ancestry. (3)

36. Emergency letters in calypsos. (3)

37. A large flightless bird in the chrysanthemum! (3)

38. Bible fellowship group begins to study Roald Dahl book. (3)

40. Alternatives in orcas? (2)

41. Looks nice to begin with. (2)

44. Gold in organ? (2)

45. Reverse your ‘no’ at the surface. (2)





The Lesson for November

2 11 2015

Clues

Across

1., & 8 across. Wild dare to present lection.

2. A little potassium from the crumpled steplike letter. (7)

8. See 1 across.

10. I hear ferry went around for mendicant brother. (5)

11. Sphere in the floorboards. (3)

13. Spy on bent spoon. (5)

16. Oslo Bible initialled. (2)

18. Short exercises for bishops? (3)

19. Retirement Research Association. (3)

21. Of Denmark? (2)

22. Idols smashed with silver coins! (5)

24. Far in below. (5)

26. A crop I crushed for the adventurous vagabond. (5)

28. Could the confused mood be causing a hollow ring? (6)

29. Episcopal Life. (2)

30. Ten curl to read lesson. (7)

32. You and I left end off turned pew? (2)

33. Tsars turned to watch astral bodies. (5)

34. Evangelical Bible Society. (3)

36. We are out of the damaged altars which held up the world. (5)

41. 42. 43. & 45. Mum, negative energy – ultraviolet – with religious education can move adroitly. (9)

46. Most talented versatile Hebrew Scriptures? (3,9)

Down

1., & 9 down. To be carried along in the trident. (4)

3. Papal forum begins. (2)

4. Rosin applied to machines creasing clothes. (5)

5. Epicurean philosopher crossed quasi rosaries? (4)

6. Rob at undulating Galilean mountain. (5)

7. Short lectionary readings. (2)

9. See 1 down.

12. Glad tidings to transport cargo spelt. (6)

13. I press renovations to top steeples. (6)

14. Rule monasteries or rips abbeys? (6)

15. Reared headlong to present the extract of text. (6)

17. Lavabo illustrates transformation of liquid to steam? (4)

18. Load dumped in Norwegian province. (4)

20. The canon left straight away. (4)

21. Extracted nothing from the re-distributed dower. (4)

23. Larger Catechism. (2)

25. Franciscan Missionaries. (2)

27. They are out of the bent cotter playing with seven other instruments. (5)

28. Rubs a beaten synovial sac. (5)

31. Twisted belt at flat surface for God’s writing or email? (6)

35., & 38 down. Animism, OK, elucidates haze as from a fire. (5)

36. Here we are: anywhere on earth, to begin with. (3)

37. The total in the assumption. (3)

38. See 35 down.

40. Anno lucis. (2)

41. New Testament. (2)

44. Values and ethics. (2)

45. Re-tweet! (2)





A Gust of Reformation

4 08 2015

The blank for the August puzzle, A Gust of Reformation, can be found here: http://1drv.ms/1MDhRH1

Clues

Across

1.,& 8 across. Cross-fret banjo, high notes to begin with, on first name terms with Methodist’s founder? (4)

2. Nothing from the un-tuned chorales of the brother of 1 across. (7)

8. See 1 across.

10. Transcendent group singing of psycho irreverences. (5)

11. Is French, from the east. (3)

13. A tale embroidered for the happy Roman lady? (5)

16. Evangelical Alliance in short. (2)

18. Undeveloped branch in the budget. (3)

19. Little Episcopal Diocese of Haiti. (3)

21. Aramaic language. (2)

22. Popped toast for brown weasel. (5)

24. Merit ascribed for episcopal headgear. (5)

26. Re-draw a lot he can detest. (6)

28. A hairy head-covering with conjunction for a Lutheran reformer. (6)

29. Evangelist Mark was first. (2)

30. Hath Elk rounded up in city-possession in Asher’s territory? (7)

32. Oh, goodness! First Amorite King slain by Moses! (2)

33. Their run is broken by the tumbled down buildings. (5)

34. Don’t dust this original insecticide. (3)

36. Perceptive faculty across chosen seminary. (5)

39, Ecclesiastes translation. (2)

41, 42, 43, 44, & 45 across. Nothing from this confused romancer for Anglican reformer. (7)

46. I spoil canapés utterly for American Christians with bishops! (13)

Down

1., & 9 down. Adonija neutral across the last Lady Canterbury? (4)

3. Begins Holy Communion. (2)

4, One chief in front. (5)

5. The flower in proselytising. (4)

6. Mixed title of Saxon river. (5)

7. Err right away with Judah’s wicked son. (2)

9. See 1 down.

12. Sly ewe gone astray from Church of England. (6)

13Hurtle madly to continental reformation. (6)

14. Assents to you leaving the stadium. (3)

15. Tripled genuflection to cross of hypothecation! (6)

17. Plato mentioned the smallest particle crossing. (4)

18. Abba thoroughly transcends baptismal pool. (4)

20. Tea left off the thigh goes up. (4)

21. Organ transplant lacking gravitas in Italian river. (4)

23. First online Anglicans. (2)

25. Tel Aviv capitals. (2)

27. Slyly avoid the Semitic deity due around. (5)

28. Desires Warren’s initial ants? (5)

31. Does the child sleep during abduction? (6)

35. Perceive diocese. (3)

36. Swiss Reformed Church. (3)

37. Enact no legalisms. (3)

38. Furs left off Sufi saint’s anniversary. (3)

40. Initially theologically progressive? (2)

41. Beginnings of Christian socialism. (2)

44I’m singing the mediant backwards! (2)

45. Evangelists’ narratives begin. (2)





Ultimate Lent

11 03 2015

The blank for the March puzzle, Ultimate Lent, can be found by clicking March blank:

Clues

Across

1., & 8 across. Time of year with fifty plus a mixed-up decade. (4)

7, Or if veg stirred, absolve? (7)

8 See 1 across.

10. Cautions perhaps — was Registered Nurse briefly. (5)

11. Capture proverb agreement across there. (3)

13. Is possible covering a religious rule. (5)

16. Terrorist group exists. (3)

18. Crumpled hat found at Ascension Holy Trinity. (3)

19. Comes across impromptu bath vat. (3)

21. Christian values head résumé. (2)

22. Sour about the cent? Scrub! (5)

24. An echo crossed to Pharaoh. (5)

26. Rub his hurt pride! (6)

28. First class twitch is vinegary – almost mystical. (6)

29. Agnus Dei shortly after death? (2)

30. Cast ice adrift on the Lenten practices. (7)

32. The beginning of the end of theological education. (2)

33. Mourn egregiously for Presbyterian Premier of Victoria in 19th Century. (5)

34. Ida mixed up in Chinese long life movement. (3)

36. Untidily, a mown adult female. (5)

39, 41, 42 & 44 across. A mute tail twisted to the extreme. (8)

45. Surly soul cup spilled fastidiously. (12)

Down

1, & 9 down. Musical instrument in gluten. (4)

3Begins Obadiah’s warnings. (2)

4. A  brat spoiled the clergy’s stock. (5)

5. Mum’s mother rang around. (4)

6. Admitted snagged for gold bar. (5)

7. Very sensibly against to begin with. (2)

9. See 1 down.

12. Map his untoward accident. (6)

13. Smear and smirch holy oil? (6)

14. Take tea from the spilled unction for the Papal ambassador? (6)

15. Wading bird re-scaled octave. (6)

17. They are way out of the stirred curds and driven along. (4)

18. Emanation in the restaurant? (4)

20. But even evangelism costs at first. (4)

21. Itch scratched for official note of expenses. (4)

23. Old Bible initially. (2)

25. Beginnings of Church Times. (2)

27. Italian coin for bubbly sud company. (5)

28. Bent tiara found in Roman courtyards? (5)

31. Confused ale men make glossy surface. (6)

35. Coach in saltbush. (3)

36. Write in peace! (3)

37. Not much use to begin with. (3)

38. To exist with Biblical education. (2)

40. Legionnaires of Christ. (2)

41. You French wear tux right away. (2)

43. Like in gas? (2)

44. Thank you. (2)





Forget & Forgivable November

31 10 2014

The grid for November’s crossword, Forget and Forgivable, can be found by clicking November grid

Clues

Across

1, & 8 across. Sore about a saint from the Philippines. (4)
2. Take you from confuses to acknowledge Jesus as one’s Lord. (7)
10. The wild sayer of the anni domini? (5)
11. Winning point in acedia. (3)
13. Keep vigil on the wrist. (5)
16. Divine turn in Deuteronomy. (2)
18. Tree in the bushfire? (3)
19. Pharaoh familiar in a tutu! (3)
21. Greek letter to the circumference. (2)
22. We sag, collapse under the recompense. (5)
24. Energy into alms giving dinners. (5)
26. Chopped up a cedar for a covered way. (6)
28. Stepped alcove of the same era. (6)
29. Little Réunion Island on the internet. (2)
30. A rum sort turns up in the pulpit. (7)
32. You admit books for teenagers? (2)
33. Nothing from the meteor could measure it. (5)
34. Have a nap on the two-up spinner? (3)
36. Donkeys in the tall grasses. (5)
39, 41 & 42 across. The coming means do not track shortly in the twisted nave. (6)
44. Artificial intelligence found in Canaanite city? (2)
45. Make Tubal Regent of fluctuation enduring in memory. (13)

Down.

1., & 9 down. As the deer pants in harmonium part. (4)
3. Oh! Yiddish chagrin.
4. New Esperance Alliance for Anglican Rites. (5)
5. Assertion of reality in factory. (4)
6. Terce varied in standing position. (5)
7. In the strictest sense. (2)
12. Red wad stuffed for royal saint. (6)
6. Do swim capsized for sagacity. (6)
14. Buzz our drollery! (6)
15. Re-set my sail and lose. (6)
17. Rate abnormally and separate from the wheat! (4)
18. In the afterlife archangels cross in anticipation of harm? (4)
20. To be prolific in committeemen. (4)
21. Give money due, about fifty, in games. (4)
23. Gregorian Calendar. (2)
25. King James Version all verified. (2)
27. Seeks randomly the well belonging to Isaac’s herdsmen. (4)
28. Creep stealthily to the pancake! (5)
31. Trinidad and Tobago short trip to the island. (6)
35. Nothing out of a crashed auto for the Franciscan cross. (3)
36. Irish air at evensong rare? (3)
37. So not true! (3)
38. To be permanently positioned as a falsehood. (3)
40. Little Daniel. (2)
41 and 43 down. The Italian votes for the Christian rock band. (4)
44. Short after-life? (2)





Deep Bows for Saints

2 07 2014
Praos

Praos

The grid for July’s puzzle, Deep Bows for Saints, can be found by clicking here:  July grid .

Clues

Across
1., & 8 across. Has Mum left off to cry out for Jesus’ mother? (4)
2. Forage for hay bent in Jerusalem outskirts. (7)
8. see 1 across.
10. Gannet sets hidden trap! (5)
11. Fashionable city in a turban. (3)
13. Indonesian boats as pro turnabouts. (5)
16. Australian Quarantine. (2)
18. Opposed to no in the yeshiva. (3)
19. Theological Education Sunday. (3)
21. But until the first car from Boyup Brook? (2)
22. Red Latin whose father carried the cross. (5)
24. Fifty from the rippling ripple played the wind instrument. (5)
26. Resort in uproar when the light came to the Straits! (5)
28. Locations to see, I hear. (6)
29. Heaven’s Disciples set out. (2)
30. About a tail in a resident of the Apennine Peninsula! (7)
32. Hear informal greeting. (2)
33. Makes solemn promise to begin audio-visual of sow turning. (5)
34. The night before Adam’s companion. (3)
36. Air Staff Information Systems Plan inaugurated. (5)
39. Or for belonging to. (2)
41. Alternatively, NCOs. (2)
42. To be a prophet. (2)
44. Orthodox Union initiative.
45. Badly managed my real saint close to Jesus. (4,9)

Down
1. Malaysia belongs to me! (2)
3. English Bible even begins. (2)
4. Rut so crooked it travels. (5)
5. A Balkan dance alternating in the middle of a short laugh. (4)
6. One hundred out of the twisted bobcat run the monastery. (5)
7. New Year in New York?
9. Left off dye for you oldies. (2)
12. Mum around a wounded deer is the woman who waited on Jesus at home. (6)
13. See apt change for Spain’s currency. (6)
14. The re-decorated apse is a range of tans. (6)
15. As I run furiously to Benedict’s place. (6)
17. In the nick. What, in Rome? (4)
18. First cosmonaut. (4)
20. This points to the gravity in sin. (4)
21. This woman in Hebrew home. (4)
23. Freedom of religion for Father. (2)
25. Perhaps acid level. (2)
27. Broken vases – delivers from sin. (5)
28. Begins student industrial work experience scheme. (5)
31. Log ringing French wine is caring. (6)
35. Benedictine priest is Doctor of Missiology. (3)
36. Limb in yarmulke. (3)
37. First prayer is allowed to devout lady from Rome. (3)
38. Feel bad about herb in New Testament. (3)
40. Note for Football Association? (2)
41. Soy left out for optimum yield. (2)
43. Sisters of Loreto in Second Life? (2)
44. Above the home of Joseph’s wife’s father? (2)

 





A Pleasing Sent

27 06 2014

The blank for the June crossword, A Pleasing Sent, can be found by clicking here: June Blank

Clues:

Across

1., & 8 across. Was Ma’s partner under Lystra the first to preach to the Gentiles? (4)

2. Top ales brewed for a disciple! (7)

8. See 1 across.

10. Strangely, I, a lax characteristic of an axle? (5)

11. Best of luck in Bolivia! (3)

13. Muffled onset of particular qualities of sound. (5)

16. Abraham Lincoln, in brief. (2)

18. Start of Christian health and welfare. (3)

19. Little Saint Thomas Aquinas. (3)

21. Beginning to Green Australia. (2)

22. One who splits apart into the stream! (5)

24. A light at right angles to the keel. (5)

26. Sticky tee off! (6)

28. A crumbled alb in short alphabetical order energised to be on fire! (6)

29. Fingers crossed, we’re close friends. Why not? (2)

30. Set strokes for a hole in golf competent as a story of Jesus! (7)

32. Canaanite god ever lauded. (2)

33. Try round Underwriters Laboratories initially in a factual manner. (5)

34. Left off here before. (3)

36. Much bother concerning devotion? (5)

39. Beginnings of an established church. (2)

41. Me to be in the morning. (2)

42. Six Latin Voices International. (2)

44. Green Earth in Genesis! (2)

45. Headlong, come! Greet a nun for support and reassurance! (13)

Down

1., & 9 down. Circle ratio the French lump! (4)

3. Dad perhaps again?

4. Cattle bend at the waist in the billabong! (5)

5. Why not noisy back to the Jerusalem? (4)

6. The least complicated of the stories. (5)

7. Shall shortly! (2)

9. See 1 down.

12. The mother of Jesus around to translate briefly for a witness to the faith. (6)

13. The mad hatter is a menace. (6)

14. Why blast firmly? (6)

15. Abraham’s animals arrived in their fifties twisted. (6)

17. Lino unrolled for the big cat. (4)

18. Initiates Clean Energy Future Plan. (4)

20. Possible to be gone from falling Babel? (4)

21. Contemplation in gazebo. (4)

23. Vicar forane? (2)

25. A little each. (2)

27. Gone astray in red religious education? (5)

28. More adept in diableries. (5)

31. The first light of day is one who roars, I hear. (6)

35. Bishop’s patch in hayseed. (3)

36. Initiates Arab Maghreb Union. (3)

37. Given to Adam in reverence. (3)

38. Collection in the mousetrap. (3)

40. Christian names in China? (2)

41. Alpha and Omega. (2)

43. I am briefly in the Isle of Man. (2)

44. Good night, Geraldton – or Gnowangerup! (2)





Vain Coots to Call

1 06 2014

The blank grid for the May crossword puzzle Vain Coots to Call, is found by clicking May grid.

You will not be surprised to learn that the theme for the May Messenger was “Vocation”.

Clues

Across

1, & 8 across. Alternatively back the French in the job. (4)

2. What makes Al cling to his vocation? (7)

8. see 1 across.

10. The Waterloo sestet went across to be relaxed. (5)

11. Yellow Danish gull flies right away! (3)

13. The ballots have changed so vet carefully. (5)

16. Behold! Laugh out right away! (2)

18. European encore in bishops’ word. (3)

19. Trinity Church, Narrogin, in short. (3)

21. Alternatively French gold. (2)

22. Legendary antipodean warrior in an article for sixpence. (5)

24. A hit I made near Santo Domingo. (5)

26. Energy from the bent equator on the large page. (6)

28. Does the slippery oil age stop forwards from shooting at goal? (6)

29. We, the American people? (2)

30. To choose the right person: stir cinders. (7)

32. Start Christian studies. (2)

33. Contrary demo helps him perform circumcisions. (5)

34. By any standard reporting GST! (3)

36. Requested a desk. (5)

39. Like a Roman penny. (2)

41. Appropriate technology for Austria? (2)

42. Left wok off, all right? (2)

44. Indian 2.54 cm! (2)

45. Aggravations in favour of invitations to consider God’s calling. (12)

 

Down

1. Rhythm ‘n’ blues. (2)

3. The Arab in Alabama. (2)

4. The Word adds nothing to ship’s record books. (5)

5. Troublemaker from wild

Tolù. (4)

6. The small cay is let. (5)

7. Nor’east. (2)

8. Former in context. (2)

12. Inscribed brass tablet attached to surface of tooth? (6)

13. Civic timekeepers offered across as a sacrifice. (6)

14. Black gemstone will take alpha from an unstable scholar. (6)

15. The minister could be a free-spirited sprite! (6)

17. Culpability has left off a bonus. (4)

18. The minstrel takes nothing from the board. (4)

20. Nana has broken bread. (4)

21. Auricular confession for abbot icon? (4)

23. South Africa online. (2)

25. 49 Romans in Israel? (2)

27. Ottershaw School Old Boys Society (4)

28. See General Electric mixer for honking poultry! (5)

31. Why get centre of spiritual energy off the bent hayrack? (6)

35. Lay hands gently on a faucet. (3)

36. Tao subverted to receive revenue? (3)

37. I do turn to little David of Israel. (3)

38. Theistic narration to note. (2)

40. Slow release of Strontium. (2)

41. King James version? (2)

43. Kojonup. (2)

44. In stasis. (2)