A Young Man’s Conviction On Faith, Religion & Family Is Put To Test

 

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Is there room for two faiths and two beliefs under one roof?

Joseph welcomed his new friends to his home. So did his mum – she prepared them lunch, and she respectfully allowed her son’s friends to bless their meals at the dining table.

She then left the group to attend to her own errands.

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In a quiet sharing session, they read verses from the scripture and try to understand how their own lifestyle choices conflicted with their faiths.

With some struggle, and a lot of conviction, the study group denounced porn, Guns N’ Roses. As Joseph’s burden was relieved, the group then turned their attention to their surroundings.

Staring at them in the living room was his mom has a Buddhist altar dedicated to the Kuan Yin, the Buddhist Goddess of Mercy.

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He’s put to test. He, too, has a choice to denounce it.

He’s hesitant; they prayed that he would do the right thing.

Watch ‘Severance’ by Michael Tay (Singapore) on Viddsee:

‘Severance’ is part of our Jogja-NETPAC Asian Film Festival channel on Viddsee.

It screened in Indonesia, Hong Kong, and Singapore, and was nominated for the Silver Screen Awards at the Singapore International Film Festival.

Here’s another look at personal and conflicting faiths. Watch this Indonesian drama ‘CINta’ (Love) on Viddsee

 

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