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Justin Bieber Baptized in New York City

Justin Bieber Baptized in New York City

Popstar Justin Bieber was baptized in New York City over the weekend reports The Christian Post. The Canadian-born singer reportedly sought out a church to perform the baptism without gleaning media attention, but was discovered. 

Pastor Carl Lentz of the New York Hillsong church baptized Bieber in a bathtub. 

The baptism followed the recent leaking of videos featuring 15-year-old Bieber telling racist jokes; The singer is now 20. 

Fellow performer Usher originally introduced Bieber to the American entertainment industry. On Instagram he wrote, “As I have watched Justin Bieber navigate difficult waters as a young man, I can tell you that he hasn’t always chosen the path of his greatest potential, but he is unequivocally not a racist. What he was 5 years ago was a naive child who did not understand the negative power and degradation that comes from playing with racist slurs.”

“What he is now is a young man faced with an opportunity to become his best self, an example to the millions of kids that follow him to not make the same mistakes.”