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Goodness Gracious!

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Goodness Gracious game quiz
"Grace is the link between the questions in this quiz."

15 Points Per Correct Answer - No time limit  

1. For which English county did W. G. Grace play first-class cricket?

2. Which comedian was married to Gracie Allen?
    George Burns
    Henny Youngman
    Jack Benny
    Groucho Marx

3. In the Church of England, who is addressed formally as 'Your Grace'?
    A bishop
    An archdeacon
    A dean
    An archbishop

4. What was the stage surname of the Lancashire-born singer and comedienne who was affectionately known as 'Our Gracie'?
    Answer: (One Word - 6 letters (F*****))

5. Whose autobiography was called 'Grace Abounding to the Chief of Sinners'?
    Jimmy Swaggart
    John Wesley
    John Bunyan
    John Wycliffe

6. Who was King of England when the Pilgrimage of Grace took place?
    Henry VIII
    Edward the Confessor
    James II

7. Grace Kelly's film roles included the part of the newly married wife of a small-town sheriff in Fred Zinnemann's 'High Noon'. Who played the sheriff?
    Clark Gable
    Gary Cooper
    John Wayne
    Burt Lancaster

8. Whose official residence is Gracie Mansion?
    The Mayor of New York City
    The Lord Provost of Edinburgh
    The Governor-General of Canada
    The United States Ambassador to the UK

9. The regimental band of the Royal Scots Dragoon Guards (Carabiniers and Greys) had a No 1 hit in the UK in 1972 with a version of which hymn?
    God of mercy, God of grace
    Grace is flowing like a river
    O Holy Spirit, Lord of grace
    Amazing Grace

10. John Bradford was a Protestant martyr who was burnt at the stake in the reign of Mary I. It is said that he once saw a group of criminals being led to the gallows. What is he supposed to have said when he saw them?
    Angels and ministers of grace, defend us!
    There but for the grace of God goes John Bradford
    Ye have fallen from grace
    Grace us in the disgrace of death

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