Demi Lovato gets baptized in Israel to ‘fill the God-sized hole in my heart’

  • October 16th, 2019

On Tuesday, Demi Lovato shared a reflective message on her Instagram regarding her relationship to her spirituality while on a trip to Israel, adding that she was baptized in the same river where Jesus was baptized.

“I am an American singer. I was raised Christian and have Jewish ancestors,” Lovato, who revealed she had Jewish ancestors in 2015, shared on Instagram. “When I was offered an amazing opportunity to visit the places I’d read about in the Bible growing up, I said yes.”

During the “Sober” singer’s low-profile trip to the Middle Eastern country, considered the Holy Land by Jews, Christians and Muslims, Lovato visited Jerusalem’s Western Wall, which is considered the holiest place for Jewish people in the world.

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