22 Celebrities and the Religious Backgrounds You Didn't Know They Had

Buddhism, Islam, Judaism, Christianity—gang's all here.

Selena Gomez
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While religion is the guiding force in many people's lives, celebrities often live work-hard-play-hard lives that don't seem to lend themselves to devoutness. So it's weirdly fascinating (and perhaps a bit surprising) when Selena Gomez is spotted leaving a church service or Chris Pratt erects a gigantic cross on Easter. But, stars, they really are just like us. Here, the ultimate roundup of the spiritual learnings of some of your favorite stars.

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