Congregations in Togo often worship in three languages. French is the official language of Togo, but people prefer to express their praise to God in their heart language. Consequently, the leader may start the singing in French, but as the last word is sung, another group in the congregation will begin the same song in Kabye, and when they are finished, a third group will sing the song in Ewe.
Several years ago, Gospel Literature Services funded the publication of a parallel version of a songbook in all three languages. Copies ...more