The Diary of Anne Frank doesn’t give us all that much information on Judaism as a religion. In fact, religion plays a somewhat subtle role in Anne’s story—“Christian” and “Jew” are more political than religious categories.
While Anne identifies herself as a member of the Jewish religion, she reads avidly about a variety of religious perspectives and is in the process of deciding what God and religion mean to her on a personal level.
Questions About Religion
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Anne is not a particularly religious person when she begins the diary, but religion becomes more and more important to her as time goes on.