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Chewa Proverb Collection

Puse-puse ulandira mpeni.
If you play the fool you will get the knife.
(Do not think you will get away with this foolish behaviour, one day they will get you.)
Proverb No 854 collected by Toon van Kessel
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Bemba Proverb Collection

Kancindincindi, cindiko mwaice nao nga akucindike / cindika mwana wa mubiyo na iwe nga akucindike
Respect one another: respect a child / the child of your companion and he will respect you. (Respect is only genuine when it is mutual.)
Umukalamba uushicindika baice nao teti bamucindike. Umucinshi tabamumwena ku maka kano mu kucindikana (Taata kutaatana). (from Stephen Mpashi)
Proverb No 657 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
Tel 0211 840 210/ 0211 840 211