Sunday, July 13, 2008

Who is this man?

The other day I had the following conversation with Huyen:

BEN: Do you know what a Jew is?
HUYEN: Not really.
BEN: Do you know what the difference between a Jew and a Christian is?
HUYEN: (shakes her head no)

To be honest, I found this really refreshing. Huyen is technically Buddhist but doesn't consider herself to have a religion. This is very similar to me who considers himself a Jew by tradition but an Atheist in belief.

Ironically later that day Huyen and I went for a walk by one of the only churches in Hanoi. Watch the video, it's classic: