Sofia Richie Converts to Judaism Ahead of Marrying Elliot Grainge

Sofia Richie and Elliot Grainge on the Elton John AIDS Basis Academy Awards
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A shared religion. Sofia Richie revealed that she has transformed to Judaism forward of her wedding ceremony to music govt Elliot Grainge, who’s Jewish.

The 24-year-old mannequin shared the information by way of her Instagram Story on Monday, April 3. “What a magical day. I wish to thank cantor Nathan Lam for serving to me alongside this journey of changing to Judaism,” she wrote alongside a photograph of herself signing a doc. “It has been one of many best experiences of my life. Right this moment was that day!!! ✡️✡️✡️✡️✡️.”

Previous to changing to Judaism, Richie grew up in a Christian family. She talked about her upbringing throughout a January 2017 interview with Complicated. “I went to Oaks Christian [school],” she advised the outlet. “That’s the place I acquired my sense. My household wished church to be a spot the place all of us went collectively.”

The California native additionally described her religion as her “major floor” and “probably the most fascinating factor in my life.”

Lionel Richie’s daughter acquired engaged to Grainge, 29, in April 2022 after multiple 12 months of relationship. “Eternally isn’t lengthy sufficient @elliot,” Sofia wrote by way of Instagram on the time alongside a collection of proposal images.

The style designer was first linked to the U.Okay. native in January 2021. That April, a supply advised Us Weekly that the duo had been “very completely happy” with how their relationship was progressing.

“They began out as associates earlier than they grew to become a pair, and are actually getting severe,” the insider shared on the time. “Their relationship took off and so they have been getting nearer and nearer and spend virtually on daily basis collectively.”

Sofia’s romance with Grainge got here after her cut up from Scott Disick. The exes had been first linked in 2017 and briefly broke up in Could 2020 earlier than reconciling two months later. They referred to as it quits for good in August 2020.

“Sofia’s household thinks she is approach higher off with out him,” a supply solely advised Us of the Kardashians persona, 39, in September 2020. “She has been separating herself from the equation and it has been the wholesome factor for her and her household. … Sofia is a household woman and understanding her sister and pop haven’t accepted of him from the start has been an enormous factor for her.”

The NUDESTIX magnificence director’s different earlier romantic pursuits embrace Jaden Smith, Justin Bieber and Brooklyn Beckham. In October 2020, Us broke the information that Sofia had begun relationship Cha Cha Matcha cofounder Matthew Morton.

“They each run in the identical circle and have identified one another. So, it’s straightforward and enjoyable for each of them. Sofia’s household approves of him, which is tremendous good for her,” a supply advised Us on the time. It’s not clear when the exes parted methods.