01/18/2008 AT 03:30 PM EST
They found true love at the office – and now CNN news-couple John King
and Dana Bash are getting on the same page religion-wise before tying the knot. King, the chief national correspondent (who's Irish Catholic) is converting to Judaism in time for their May wedding.
"Yes, it is true," he tells the New York Post's Page Six
. "I'm studying to convert and will consider inviting you to my bar mitzvah. Mazel tov. On a more serious note, I took a class and am working with a wonderful rabbi in DC, and it has been a remarkably enriching experience."