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Chewa Proverb Collection

Ukapeza anzako atong'ola maso, nawe tong'ola maso.
When you find that you friends startle with their eyes, you startle with your eyes.
(Do as others do, adapt yourself, when in Rome, do as the Romans do.)
Proverb No 953 collected by Toon van Kessel
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Bemba Proverb Collection

Akanwa kali (ne) milandu kalaibalabala. / kalaitendeka.
The mouth that feels guilty, cannot keep quiet. (A person who has something on his mind cannot help talking about it and defending himself.)
Emukuti umuntu nga ali necimupamfishe kuti aisosela umwine. Calola namukuti ifilye ifiputule milandu tafipitamo ukupatikisha abali nemilandu bese kukulubulula iyoo; abene nga tabeshile kukulubula ninshi tacibasakamike. (from Stephen Mpashi)
Proverb No 84 collected by Frank Carey
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Welcome to FENZA

Our Aim: Empowering Christians in Zambia to face the challenges of contemporary and traditional cultures with openness and to encounter people of different Christian denominations, contemporary religious movements and religions.

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Lusaka (Bauleni, along Leopard's Hill Rd)/ Zambia


Faith & Encounter Centre Zambia
P.O. Box 320 076, Lusaka
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