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Chewa Proverb Collection

Kanthu n'kako, kobwereka sikalimba m'ciuno.
Your own is your own, something you borrowed does not hold well around your waist.
(Borrowed things easily get broken, lost, damaged. You can lose them any day, you have to give them back to the owner.)
Proverb No 291 collected by Toon van Kessel
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Bemba Proverb Collection

Umulilo ucingile bakalamba / bakulu taoca.
The fire that elders screen does not burn people. (No matter how bad the trouble, it will turn out alright if the elders side with you to protect, help you.)
Umulimo atemwa umulandu uwafishe nga kwaikata abakalamba abali na mano tekuti wafye sana pantu bena kusuka bamona umwakusengulwila. (from Stephen Mpashi)
Proverb No 1473 collected by Frank Carey
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New documents

Spirits and the healing of body and spirits: pastoral challenges

by Bernhard Udelhoven


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by Patrick Mumbi

Study edition of Unseen Worlds

Unseen Worlds is now available in a new study edition, a much abbreviated version of the original book, published for pastors and helpers to find a quick entry into the new pastoral approach of dealing with spirits, witchcraft and Satanism. It consists of the methodology and the case studies of the original work.

Silozi Bible

You can now access parts of the Silozi Bible online:

Bible in Silozi


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