Britney Spears has appeared on the front cover of V Magazine’s 100th edition and opened up about her faith. The 34-year-old pop star gave an interview to the American magazine where she said she had “my relationship with God and myself and that’s what matters to me”, adding “I really don’t care what most people think.” Spears has enjoyed a diverse range of careers from being a singer-songwriter, dancer, actor, author and reality TV star. She has had an equally varied experience of religion over her lifetime. Here are five facts about Britney Spears’ faith:

EDITOR’S NOTE: The purpose of this article is to express the reason for us to continue to pray for many celebrities who have had their roots in Christ but have been led astray through riches, fame and deception. 1. She was born and raised a southern Baptist.

“I’m a Baptist”, said the star early in her career. “I grew up going to church but I think you can have spiritual experiences without going to church.” Early on in her career she was famous for saying she was a virgin and intended to remain chaste until marriage. This attitude gradually faded away as her performances became more provocative and she entered a long-term relationship with boyband singer Justin Timberlake. READ MORE