Crossword 1475

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22 June 2018

By the Revd Robert D. Carter

Across

 

1 Peter’s working arranged in advance (6)

5 Paul came trembling, making simple confession (3,5)

9 Sacred vessel provided by good transport system (5)

10 One asked in church to effect delivery (4,4)

11 The end of cathedral area (5)

12 Fools spun madly in small measures (9)

15 Splendour of wild garden in front of old city (8)

17 Partly predict some commandments (6)

18 Speaker making contribution to laboratory (6)

20 People like David, vocalists, about fifty (8)

22 Bury children heard to pray (9)

23 Fast runner’s safety device (1-4)

26 Sacramental wine holder could be seen in recent ad (8)

28 Articles about religious instruction from a heretic (5)

29 Able to ‘figure out’ varied menu with speed (8)

30 An annoying person relaxed (2,4)

 

Down

 

2 Like a clockwork soldier (7)

3 Breaks up card game between saints (5)

4 Sexton’s duty to get money (4)

5 Stick up for foolish type (3)

6 Sorry police got a rollicking (10)

7 Inspiring, like Elijah’s final ride (9)

8 Collar being separate, a hindrance (7)

13 Expressed in words, he is leaving a shepherd distraught (7)

14 The heartless bishop having a garment coloured brown (10)

16 Cathedral not remade after collapse (5,4)

19 Poem disturbing our dean (7)

21 Becomes less severe concerning period of fasting on Sunday (7)

24 Union member . . . (5)

25 . . . had miraculous experience here in water (not-lake) (4)

27 Regret game ending in failure (3)

 

Diagonal

1 —31 A truce arranged after Peter and Paul upset minister (9,6)

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