For years, Lady Gaga’s religious beliefs have been somewhat of an enigma as the singer is known for using Christian imagery in her music videos and performances that many have criticized for being blasphemous. In an Instagram post shared with her 16.6 million followers earlier this week, the controversial singer is seen clutching a Bible as she stands next to the Rev. John Duffell of the Blessed Sacrament Church in New York City.

“Thank you Father Duffell for a beautiful homily as always and lunch at my pop’s restaurant,” the 30-year-old singer captioned the Instagram image. “I was so moved today when you said “The Eucharist is not a prize for the perfect but the food that God gives us.’ — Father Duffell, Blessed Sacrament Church. Nourishment.” READ MORE