Crossword 1481

03 August 2018

By Paul Henderson


1 Biblical injunction with source in Moses covered by remark (11)

7 Couple taking weeks off at the outset (3)

9 Ends adopted by minister meeting minister? (7)

10 Others excited about new angelic forms (7)

11 Some light salvers initially disposed of (4)

12 Cathedral game curtailed in cold season (10)

15 Condescend to plan, though forgetting Sunday at first (5)

16 Ugly ghost, queer, shimmering, scaring off husband (9)

18 Cathedral visitor, perhaps, somehow agrees to miss opening this (9)

19 Church article in series (5)

21 Study of sermons limits echo wavering (10)

23 Indication to leave a job: first couple departing (4)

25 Minister initially not working with part of Bible in period before Easter (3-4)

27 Perfect example in big film curtailed in my opinion (7)

28 Heads for Rectory, accepting Minister’s charge (3)

29 Religious relic: Biblical city engaged in moving this round (5,6)



1 Provided food — worried about most of meal (7)

2 Persecuting for religious reasons is damaging — extremes of theocracy involved (9)

3 Keen, very into charity? (4)

4 Control broadcast advertising (7,4)

5 Have a meal each time (3)

6 Small amount in offering there upset writer on church (10)

7 Belief system that would survive being overthrown? (5)

8 See former schoolfellow go on tour with the Army? (7)

13 Partition in church? You could make iron screech (11)

14 Saint affected millions during fast episode (10)

17 Bell-ringer appearing for Low Sunday? (9)

18 One plans small show of support, embracing Moderator’s debut (7)

20 Mother Superior in London suburb (7)

22 Female very angry in the morning (5)

24 Error sees senior member of clergy without work (4)

26 Seaman heading for the vessel in a flood, mostly (3)

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