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Chewa Proverb Collection

Mthunzi umodzi sathera nkhani.
One does not solve a problem during one shade (day).
(Most cases (palavers) take a long time to solve. Be patient, and take all the time it takes It also means: time heals many wounds.)
Proverb No 635 collected by Toon van Kessel
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Bemba Proverb Collection

Lesa asekula nkoko shakwe.
God has taken back the fowl which he put into safe keeping. (Said when a person dies.)
Umweo wankoko waba kuli cibinda. Umuntu ninkoko yakwa Lesa ewaishiba nelyo tukafwa umo-umo.
Proverb No 737 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.

Upcoming events

Workshop on healing and deliverance: How to deal with pastoral cases of witchcraft and Satanism

Date: 25—28 March 2019

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Where we are

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


Faith & Encounter Centre Zambia
P.O. Box 320 076, Lusaka
Tel 0211 840 210/ 0211 840 211