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)

 





may be Witsun

11 07 2016

To open the blank form for the May puzzle, click on the thumbnail:

Clues

Across

1., and 8 across. Flick French cop right away? (4)

2. The convoluted shame is laid on to the anointed. (7)

8. See 1 across.

10. Franciscan in Minorca? (5)

11. In iron coating. (3)

13. The cub itself crossed from elbow to hand. (5)

16. Our Lady in the beginning. (2)

18. Drink with the tongue around the race track. (3)

19. Shout in the apocrypha. (3)

21., & 32 across. Pull out tare at speed. (4)

22. Vegan accused of Yiddish sharp dealing and theft? (5)

24. Studio tasked with getting Greek eyes across. (5)

26. Can the Logos siphon across this tittle-tattle word? (6)

28. Not red mixture for the gnawing creature. (6)

29. Little Sisters. (2)

30. As lamas bend in Islamic greetings. (7)

32. see 21 across.

33. By rib broken was costal simile spoken? (5)

34. Tidal reflux in a pebble. (3)

36. The unkempt acre I divided into areas. (5)

39. Left off trip at internet address. (2)

41. Elf right away became Semitic deity? (2)

43. Short average in King James version. (2)

45. Affirmative left off eastern states. (2)

46. The violin I cast is cacophonous in making cultures. (13)

Down

1., & 9 down. The front part of the head in St Boniface. (4)

3. Small evangelistic monastery. (2)

4. The Assisi tuppence crosses standard exercise. (5)

5. Back the bins out and shut the door on the catch. (4)

6. A hundred from the iconic may be a classic Greek dialect. (5)

7. At the beginning of the ancien régime. (2)

9. See 1 down.

12. Lob egg to flabbergast. (6)

13. No energy in excited avarice for food of the rich. (6)

14. The real intention of many years begins a threesome belonging to me. (4,2)

15. Take nothing from the roseate haze to celebrate for the Fifty Days! (6)

17. The people of God also ran in a S.E. Asian country? (4)

18. Smaller in blessing? (4)

20. Any number from a messy synod for tiny Hebrew letters? (4)

21. Rave among the aspirants. (4)

23. Nehemiah’s speech starts. (2)

25. The beginning of the end! (2)

27. Random peril for assiduous pursuer of vocation. (5)

28. A hundred fewer from the stirred bicarb for the Jewish teacher. (5)

31. Can be bass division in charge of female monastery. (6)

35. A ballpoint pen on the bicycle? (3)

36. Everything in alleluias! (3)

37. Feline influence in catechism? (3)

38. A letter left off the mess. (3)

40. The pin right off defined ratio of radius to circumference. (2)

41. Esther intrigue to start with. (2)

44. Six Romans in virtual imprisonment. (2)

45. Ephesians now inaugurate! (2)