Crossword 5

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1. “True friends ---- you in the front.”Oscar Wilde (4)

4. Instrument of St. Lawrence's martyrdom. (8)

8. Meaning of the American expression antebellum. (3,3)

9. Venus, Mars, Mercury. (6)

10. One of the Seven Deadly Sins. (4)

11. The practice of evicting demons from a person or place. (8)

13. The dedication of Guildford Cathedral. (3,4,6)

16. “Five -------- Songs” , choral composition by Vaughan Williams. (8)

19. “Why do the heathen rage, and the people imagine a ---- thing?” Psalms. (4)

20. “Brethren I count not ------ to have apprehended but this one thing” Philippians. (6)

22. The “other disciple” did this to Peter at the sepulchre. (6)

23.  “Libera eas de ore leonis, ne absorbeat eas --------”  from the Requiem mass.(8)

24. “And I next acknowledge ----, Manhood taken by the Son.” Dream of Gerontius. (4)

 

Down

2. “Wash me --------- from my wickedness, and forgive me all my sin.” anthem by S S Wesley  (9)

3. Cast a spell on by the sorceress of Endor perhaps ? (7)

4. Cheddar or Ironbridge. (5)

5. “Why, ------- Herod, shouldst thou fear, because the Christ is come so near?”  Hymn(7)

6. God tested Abraham by commanding him to sacrifice this son. (5)

7. Be in debt to. (3)

12. A religious song sung by the American slaves. (9)

14. “How art thou fallen from heaven, O -------, son of the morning!"  Isaiah (7)

15. Requested to attend.(7)

17. Council called in 1545 by Pope Paul III to discuss catholic doctrine. (5)

18. “The ----- do lack and suffer hunger.” Psalms (5)

21. “---, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death” Psalms (3)

 

 

 

 

Answers

Across 1. Stab 4. Gridiron 8. Pre war 9. Planet 10. Lust 11. Exorcism 13. The Holy Spirit 16. Mystical 19. Vain 20. Myself 22. Outrun 23. Tartarus 24. Duly

Down 2.  Throughly 3. Bewitch 4. Gorge 5. Impious 6. Isaac 7. Owe 12. Spiritual 14. Lucifer 15. Invited 17. Trent 18. Lions 21. Yea