Crosswords

Crossword set by Elaine McCulloch Smith

All references are in the Authorised Version

The solution can be found here: Summer Crossword

Across

1          (8)       to be made like unto his brethren, that he might be a merciful and …………..                         Heb 2

5          (6)       pure, then peaceable, gentle, and easy to be intreated, full of mercy and good …….              James 3

9          (8)       ………….  faith.   Meekness, temperance;  against such there is no law                                 Gal 5

10        (6)       Sportsman who hits a ball round the links

12        (6)       Evergreen shrub with glossy aromatic foliage and small white flowers followed by dark berries

13        (5)       Scatter (as of seeds)

16        (6)       Document kept in the custody of a third party which takes effect when specified condition has been fulfilled

17        (8)       Make something operative

20        (8)       Finger protector used by sewers

21        (6)       Thin, decorative covering of fine wood

23        (5)       A joint of the human body

25        (6)       A member of the clergy

28        (6)       Amended and prepared written work for publication

29        (8)       Style of staccato playing on stringed instruments involving bouncing bow on strings

30        (6)       A Scottish broad mountain valley

31        (8)       Can be isolated

 

Down

1          (4)       Fruits of the tree that was given another year’s chance to produce fruit                                   Luke 13

2          (4)       A metal, used figuratively as a symbol or type of firmness, strength or resistance

3          (9)       And they gave him a piece of a broiled fish, and of an …………….                                            Luke 24

4          (6)       Unexpected results or situations

6          (5)       Parts of a plant which attach it to the ground, conveying water and nourishment

7          (10)     Person in charge of the hospital in a medieval monastery

8          (10)     A summer fruit

11        (5)       For the kingdom of God is not meat and drink; but righteousness, and …………                  Rom 14,17

14        (10)     joy, peace,  longsuffering ………                                Gal 5

15        (10)     Writing that is  more careless or hurried

18        (9)       Exactly alike

19        (5)       Compassion; pity for the undeserving and the guilty

22        (6)       The fruits of the vine

24        (5)       Grain which is ground to make flour for bread

26        (4)       A young sheep, used as a symbol for meekness and innocence

27        (4)       But the fruit of the Spirit is ………                  Gal 5