Ahead of the premiere of The Last of Us, we take a look at what lead actress Bella Ramsey has to say about her Christian faith.
The highly anticipated 2013 video game adaptation premieres on Sunday, January 15th.airs sunday night home theater all over the United States.
Ramsay, 19, plays Ellie, opposite Pedro Pascal’s Joel. Both stars have starred in Game of Thrones, with Bella Ramsay playing the young Lady Lyanna Mormont and Pascal playing Prince Oberyn Martell.
Bella Ramsey talks Christian faith before baptism
On May 20, 2018, Bella Ramsey, then 14, shared her commitment to Christianity with her followers.she tweets Regarding the baptism, it was explained that she was being baptized that night by “full immersion”.
“My faith is such a big part of my life so now I’m ready to be dunked…and openly say Jesus is my savior,” Ramsey tweeted.
Baptisms or christenings can occur at any age, although they usually occur during childhood. They are often used interchangeably, although the two events are different. Baptism centers on the naming ceremony, since “baptism” means “to name.” Baptism, one of the seven sacraments, is an opportunity for believers to confess Jesus as their Lord and Savior and declare their Christian faith.
Bella Ramsay’s Christian Faith Helped Her Through Mental Illness
The year Bella Ramsey was christened, the actress opened up to her followers about her struggle with mental illness. She also revealed that her Christian faith played a “huge role” in helping her recover.
On World Mental Health Day, October 10, 2018, Ramsay tweeted about her recovery from anorexia nervosa. Ramsay was diagnosed with an eating disorder a year ago, although she had been suffering for some time before being treated by a mental health specialist.
Ramsay tweets The light in the darkness of her anorexia “was Jesus.” She continued: “My faith has played a huge role in my recovery, as has my family.”
Bella’s faith is ‘a lot quieter’ now
Although Christianity played a pivotal role in Bella Ramsey’s life just four years ago, it has changed in her personal life.
and New York Times Ahead of The Last of Us’ release, Ramsay admitted that her faith today is “a lot quieter” than it used to be.
Bella Ramsey’s role in ‘The Last of Us’ explored
The Last of Us is set 20 years after the destruction of modern civilization as we know it. Society has crumbled after a (very real) fungus, Cordyceps, begins infecting humans. As a result they turned into horrible zombies.
Joel (Pascal) is on a mission to smuggle Ellie (Ramsay) out of an oppressive ghetto. What follows is a brutal journey across plague-stricken America in hopes of bringing Ellie to safety.
If you or someone you know needs help, there are a number of eating disorder helplines in the UK that can help. Beat can be contacted on 0808 801 0677 and Mind on 0300 123 3393.
If you are in the United States, you can contact NEDA at (800) 931-2237.
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