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Chewa Proverb Collection

Cinziri cinyan'gwa ndi tsala lace.
The partridge is proud of its own territory
(Every man takes pride in his own possessions and protects them, especially his family.)
Proverb No 135 collected by Toon van Kessel
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Bemba Proverb Collection

Bakolwe (a)baishibana bapelana mabungo.
Monkeys who know one another give each other little fruits. (Members of the same family [community] should help one another.)
Abangalila pamo balacenjeshanya mufileisa. Kabili umo nga akwata ninshi bonse bakwata. Balabombela pamo nokwafwana.
Proverb No 203 collected by Frank Carey
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FENZA intranet

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

Outline of the course

What we offer


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