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In this quiz, the answer to each clue is formed by two words from the numbered list below.
Each word is to be used only once so that when all 21 clues have been answered, 42 of the 43 words have been eliminated. This leaves only one unused word. What is that word?
Warning: some words may fit more than one clue. Eliminate wisely!
1. Ron 2. Kid 3. Lamb 4. Play 5. Hour 6. Lots 7. High 8. Over 9. Wine 10. Palm 11. Room 12. Mary 13. Last 14. Pass 15. Mark 16. Luke 17. John 18. Eden 19. Cast 20. Peter 21. Upper 22. Bread 23. Aloes 24. Ninth 25. Money 26. Simon 27. Myrrh 28. Easter 29. Priest 30. Friday 31. Pilate 32. Supper 33. Escalop 34. Calvary 35. Passion 36. Shepherd 37. Changers 38. Matthew 39. Pontius 40. Cleopas 41. Golgotha 42. Magdalene 43. Gethsemane
a) The first to wash his hands of it all
b) Two that together make he first Eucharistic feast?
c) Two associated with ‘Sunday’
d) Two anagrams
e) A group cast out of the temple
f) One of the first to witness the risen Christ
g) Two associated with ‘garden’
h) What the soldiers did to decide the fate of Christ’s garments
i) The menu for Christ’s last meal?
j) The time of day at which Christ died according to the King James Bible
k) Two associated with ‘good’
l) A seasonal entertainment?
m) The place of Christ’s last meal
n) Two names for the ‘place of the skull’
o) Caiphas’s role
p) Gospel writers with a lion and ox as their symbols
q) Two words that together make the brook, according to John, that Christ crossed before entering the garden
r) Two words that together make an annual Jewish feast
s) Two ingredients Nicodemus brought to the tomb according to John
t) The disciple Christ told to “Feed my sheep”
u) Two of Bach’s passions
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