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Chewa Proverb Collection

Kalira ulendo salira ndi mutu ucepa.
The one who wants to go on a journey does not want it half-heartedly (litt: with a small head).
(You wanted this trip, you better put your whole heart into it.)
Proverb No 263 collected by Toon van Kessel
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Bemba Proverb Collection

Nkaya mailo: ninoko wa mubiyo eketwe. / afwile.
"I will go tomorrow" it's your neighbour's mother who was caught (by a wild animal). / who has died.
Calola mukutiila, ubucushi nelyo ubusanso ubuli kuli mubiyo, tabusakamika ngo boobe. Insala ya mubiyo taifufya tulo. (1.133)
Proverb No 1024 collected by Frank Carey
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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.

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