Though the election is decided and Mitt Romney isn’t in the limelight as much, we’ll all remember the fact that Romney is a Mormon. Mormonism isn’t a religion that many of us hear about anymore, especially since Christianity has become such a common religion today. But, even though Mormonism isn’t overly popular, there are in fact celebrities who are Mormons. Here are 14 celebs that can relate to Romney on a religious basis.
Though the election is decided and Mitt Romney isn't in the limelight as much, we'll all remember the fact that Romney is a Mormon. Mormonism isn't a religion that many of us hear about anymore, especially since Christianity has become such a common religion today. But, even though Mormonism isn't overly popular, there are in fact celebrities who are Mormons. Here are 14 celebs that can relate to Romney on a religious basis.
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To escape her gambling addiction, Gladys Knight converted to Mormonism.
David Archuleta is definitely one of the more outspoken Mormons in Hollywood today.
Chelsea Handler's mother was a Mormon and her father was Jewish.
As crazy as it sounds, Stephenie Meyer, the author of the Twilight book series is a Mormon.
Though she admits to not being as Mormon as she was, Katherine Heigl practiced Mormonism when she was in her childhood years after her parents converted.
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Ryan Gosling was raised in the Mormon church but admitted that when he got older, Mormonism wasn't something he identified with, though he does still practice a lot of the ideology.
Julianne Hough was born into a Mormon family and has held true to the religion's values ever since.
Christina Aguilera grew up in a Mormon environment though she doesn't practice the religion anymore.
Paul Walker was raised to be a Mormon but the strict guidelines of the religion were a no-go as he got older.
The lead man of the band The Killers is a full-on Mormon, having named his son after one of the most notable Mormon prophets.
Roseanne Barr grew up publicly lecturing and talking about LDS churches, but today she isn't preaching Mormonism anymore.
Mitt Romney was actually Eliza Dushku's bishop, and she admits to having a crush on him when she was younger but today she's no longer active in the Mormon community.