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Candace Cameron Bure on Critics: I Know People Don't Agree with My Beliefs

Dancing with the Stars

Candace Cameron Bure: I Know People Don't Agree with My Beliefs

Originally posted 04/23/2014 02:45PM

Not everyone is going to agree with Candace Cameron Bure's evangelical Christian beliefs – and she's okay with that.

"As much as you want to try and explain your position to people, sometimes at the end of the day it is not worth it," the former Full House star tells PEOPLE. "I need to invest my time in my family and not trying to please everybody or getting them to see my own point of view."

As a contestant on this season of Dancing with the Stars, Bure, 38, has garnered praise and criticism for her conservative beliefs and her "boundaries" that have left her modestly clothed and with fully-dressed partners (even when pro dancer Mark Ballas wanted to show off his abs).

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Who Does Candace Cameron Bure See As Her Biggest DWTS Competition?

Candace Cameron Bure: My Family Supports My Dancing with the Stars Dream

Originally posted 03/12/2014 11:15AM

When Candace Cameron Bure takes the Dancing with the Stars stage next week, it will be a family affair.

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