PRIZE CROSSWORD No. 994 by Axe

The Church of England - - FEA­TURE / CROSSWORD -

Across 6 Mid­i­an­ite priest, fa­ther-in-law of Moses [Exod] (6) 8 ‘So one of the priests who had been ——— from Sa­maria came to live in Bethel...’ [2 Kgs/NIV] (6) 9 First king of the Is­raelites who de­fended Is­rael against many en­e­mies [1 Sam] (4) 10 Greek name for Satan mean­ing ‘The De­stroyer’ [Rev] (8) 11 Na­tion­al­ity by birth of Moses [Exod] (8) 14 ‘But —— in the grace and knowl­edge of our Lord and Saviour Je­sus Christ’ [2 Pet/NIV]...’ (4) 15 Mi­nor prophet and OT book (4) 17 ‘He was also very ———— and was born next af­ter Ab­sa­lom’ [1 Kgs/NIV] (8) 19 ‘Peo­ple will be... treach­er­ous, rash, con­ceited, lovers of ———— rather than lovers of God’ [2 Tim/NIV] (8) 21 Sec­ond son of Adam and Eve (4) 23 ‘No one can ——— it to the king ex­cept the gods...’ [Dan/NIV] (6) 24 ‘Their breast­plates were fiery red, dark blue and ——— as sul­phur’ [Rev/NIV] (6)

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1 ‘And from the tribe of Ben­jamin they were given Gibeon, ——, Alemeth and Anathoth...’ [1 Chr/NIV] (4) 2 St ——— (known as the Evan­ge­list), one of the seven orig­i­nal Dea­cons [Acts] (6) 3 ‘Go up into the Abarim Range to Mount —— in Moab...and view Canaan...’ [Deut/NIV] (4) 4 ‘When David and his men reached —— —, they found it de­stroyed by fire...’ [1 Sam/NIV] (6) 5 King of Ju­dah at the time of its split with Is­rael (1 Kgs] (8) 7 Stew­ard of Ahab [1 Kgs]: also, an OT book (7) 12 In­flu­en­tial Pharisee and tu­tor of Saul of Tar­sus [Acts] (8) 13 Con­vent com­mu­nity (7) 16 Mem­ber of the United So­ci­ety of Be­liev­ers in Christ’s Sec­ond Com­ing (6) 18 Likely hous­ing for the manger in the Na­tiv­ity (6) 20 ‘Af­ter them, seven other cows, —— and gaunt, came up out of the Nile...’ [Gen/NIV] (4) 22 Land of the peo­ple of Esau [Gen] (4)

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