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1.  'Ecce ----'  Latin phrase used by Pilate as he showed the scourged Jesus Christ, bound and crowned with thorns, to the crowd. (4)

4.  Cooking eggs by heating in water just below boiling point. (8)

8.  Master (anagram).(6)

9.  'And I will deliver thee out of the hand of the wicked, and I will ------ thee out of the hand of the terrible.' from Jeremiah. (6)

10. Also known as animus in Latin. (4)

11. In a non-clerical manner. (8)

13. The festival celebrating the Eucharist as Christ's body.(6,7)

16. The Turangalila -------- is a large-scale piece of orchestral music by Olivier Messiaen.(8)

19. 'But ---- ye first the kingdom of God,and His righteousness' from Matthew. (4)

20. 'Jesus, Lamb of God, have mercy on us; Jesus, ------ of our sins, have mercy on us.' (6)

22. Samuel Barber composed a famous one for strings. (6)

23. 'O worship the Lord in the beauty of --------!' (8)

24. The foolish virgin had no oil for hers. (4)



2.  Teaching adhering to the accepted or traditional and established faith. (9)

3.  A plover. (anagram) (7)

4.  'It is easier for a ----- to go through the eye of a needle, than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God.' (5)

5.  A member of the Sufi Muslim sect, known for their extreme poverty and austerity, and trance like whirling dance.(7)

6.  A noble lady from the city of Thyatira, a dealer in purple cloth who invited Paul into her home.(5)

7.  Used to indicate the maiden name of a married woman.(3)

12. Protestant reformation religion founded in 16C Germany. (9)

14. The Romans would use this lash on a condemned criminal before he was put to death. (7)

15. To appoint a bishop into a diocese. (7)

17. A Zoroastrian sect known for their sky burials in Towers of Silence. (5)

18. Poet who wrote  'I have spread my dreams under your feet; Tread softly because you tread upon my dreams.'  in 'He Wishes for the Cloths of Heaven' . (5)

21. In psychoanalysis, the division of the psyche that is the conscious self. (3)









1.  Homo 4. Coddling 8. Stream 9.Redeem 10. Soul  11.Laically 13. Corpus Christi 16. Symphony 19. Seek

20. Bearer  22. Adagio 23. Holiness  24. Lamp



2. Orthodoxy 3. Overlap 4. Camel 5. Dervish 6. Lydia 7. Nee 12. Lutherism 14. Scourge 15. Install 17. Parsi  18.Yeats 21. Ego

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