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Father Jason McCall
Soul Man
a foe of the Incredible Hulk


Father Jason McCall, a.k.a., Soul Man, a was a comic book character who appeared in a few issues of the Marvel comic book series The Incredible Hulk. Father Jason McCall was one of only five townspeople who survived the destruction of Middleton when the Hulk's arch enemy The Leader exploded a gamma bomb there. Instead of dying, the priest was transformed by the radiation into Soul Man, who had the power to summon the souls of the dead. The Leader gathered him and the other survivors as his henchmen, the Riot Squad, and had them fight the Hulk.
Soul Man, a Catholic priest and supervillain

See:
http://www.incrediblehulk.com/riotsquad.html
http://www.io.com/~woodward/chroma/leader.html

Below: Excerpts from The Incredible Hulk #345 (July 1988), titled "Closing Curtain", Marvel Comics Group: New York City; written by Peter David, breakdowns by Todd McFarlane, finishes by Jim Sanders with Chris Ivy:

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Soul Man, a Catholic priest and supervillain

Below: Excerpts from The Incredible Hulk #346 (August 1988), titled "Whys and Wherefores", Marvel Comics Group: New York City; written by Peter David, layouts by Todd McFarlane, pencilled by Erik Larsen, inked by Jim Sanders III:

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