Facebook has sent out a notice to its customers:

“Some profile info is going away soon: 

Starting December 1, 2022 the following info you shared on your profile in About>Contact and basic info will be removed:

-Religious Views

Your other information will remain on your profile, along with the rest of your contact and basic info”

Business Insider adds:

  • Facebook will remove a number of personal details from user profile bios starting December 1st.
  • The platform will remove “Interested in,” religious and political views, and address fields.

No particular information has been given about why the “religious views” on individual profiles is being omitted.