updated 11/03/2010 AT 7:00 AM ET
•originally published 11/03/2010 AT 8:30 AM ET
“I always knew I wanted a great man of God, someone who was going to be an inspiration for people and also be a lovely husband and father,” the pop star, 26, tells Harper’s Bazaar in its December issue, on newsstands Nov. 23.
She adds: “I also definitely wanted to have a laugh. I have all that in him.”