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(RNS) "I haven't converted yet," says new mom Drew Barrymore, but she sounds as if she will.


  1. It should be noted that under Jewish law, the child still would need to convert to be Jewish, as she is the child of a non-Jewish mother. Drew’s conversion would not “cover” her. More liberal streams of Judaism, however, might consider her Jewish nonetheless.

  1. […] Drew Barrymore considers converting to Judaism (RNS) Drew Barrymore is telling the world that she and her Jewish husband plan to raise baby daughter Olive as Jewish, and the former child star may not be far behind. Barrymore said so on “The View” on Friday (Jan. 25), but various celebrity outlets … Read more on Religion News Service […]