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Comic Book Characters
Grouped by Religious Affiliation


This page provides a quick visual reference (in the form of collages) to comic book super-heroes (and some villains), grouped by religious affiliation. Just for fun, compare the various "teams." Which is the most formidable? In a "contest of champions" in which these groups were forced to fight the others, who would win?

angels | Assemblies of God | Atheist | Australian Aboriginal traditional religion | Aztec | Baha'i | Baptist | Buddhist | Bushido | Catholic | Churches of Christ (Stone-Cambell) | Community Church | Congregationalist / United Church of Christ | Disciples of Christ (Stone-Campbell) | Druid | Druze | Eastern Orthodox | Egyptian classical religion | Episcopalian/Anglican | Evangelical Protestant | Female Supremacists, Radical Feminists, etc. | Fundamentalist Environmentalists and Gaians | Goddess worship | Hindu | Hippie | Incan | Inuit | Jehovah's Witnesses | Jews | Jewish Catholics | Latter-day Saints | Lutheran | Mayan | Methodist | Muslim/Islam | New Age | Norse/Teutonic Paganism | Objectivist | Pentecostal | Polynesian Traditional Religion | Presbyterian | Quaker (Society of Friends) | Roma/Gypsy | Seventh-Day Adventists | Taoist | Santeria | Scientology | Shinto | Sikh | Sumerian / Mesopotamian | Vegan/Animal Rights | Unificationist | Unitarian / Unitarian-Universalist | Vodoun | Wiccan | Yazidi

Click on the pictures below to see an enlarged version.

Methodist super-heroes
Legion of Methodist Super-Heroes
Francine Peters-SilverAmanda WallerSylvia DanversSuperboyAtomanChurch MiceSupergirlSuperman


Presbyterian super-heroes
Legion of Presbyterian Super-Heroes
MutatorWolfsbaneReverend CraigSpeedball / PenanceKang and KodosRonald Reagan


Muslim super-heroes
Legion of Muslim Super-Heroes
Sinbad (Freedom Force/Super 7)The DoctorAlababaFarisaVeilArabian KnightBlack TigerSinbadWise SonRampartGreen GenieBatalDustKismetMohammed Ibn BornuAliJustice/Josiah XSedara BakutWild RoseJanissaryMuhammad NurG.W. BridgeNaif al-Sheikh


Catholic superheroers
Legion of Catholic Superheroes
[Note: This is a sampling. There are many more Catholic super-heroes than are pictured above.]
CondorSatana (Melissa Ramos)PhantasmoVindicatorAzraelStrong GuyJaguarWind DancerShamrockNightshadeShiEl Gato NegroThe HulkCatholic GirlHellboyObsidianBlue BeetlePlastiqueInvisible KidLiving LightningDoctor Mid-NiteBansheePunisherFirebirdAnti-BodyHuntressDaggerNightcrawlerFirestarSilhouetteKarmaAuroraMonsoonDaredevilBlue DevilAntaeusGambitFireUltraHellstormSirynWitchblade


Latter-day Saint super-heroes (Mormon comic book characters/LDS super-heroes)
Legion of Latter-day Saint Super-Heroes
Wonder TwinsCaptain SteelDr. DeseretThunderbirdCypherScannerJoseph Smith of the Super Best FriendsIron Monger (Obadiah Stane)Straight ArrowNephiJohnny ThunderCaptain CanuckMallory BookDeathJacob RavenJasper SitwellThree NephitesMary MarvelPower Pack


Jewish super-heroes
Legion of Jewish Super-Heroes
[Note: This is a sampling. There are many more Jewish super-heroes than are pictured above.]
Back row:  
MasadaColossal BoyMagnetoAtom Smasher (a.k.a. Nuklon)SeraphMagen DavidPrimeRagmanJustice
Middle row:  
SabraThe Two-Gun KidThe ThingShadowcat (Kitty Pryde)Mothman (Arthur)RambanSabramanAcidic JewHouston
Front row:  
Pvt. Izzy CohenSasquatchSongbirdNite-OwlMatza WomanDoc SamsonShalomanDust Devil (and mother)


Hindu super-heroes
Legion of Hindu Super-Heroes
TimeslipKrishna (Super Best Friends)Omega SentinelThunderbirdNon-StopIndraMayaCalculusShaktiNagrajDeadmanShroudShaktimanKrista MarwanDeviRavan


Episcopalian and Anglican super-heroes
Legion of Episcopalian and Anglican Super-Heroes
George BushMarvel Girl (Valeria Richards)Gerald FordHenrietta HunterMr. Justice, the Royal WraithHoundMadrox the Multiple ManMarvel Girl (Rachel Grey)Tattletale (Franklin Richards)Captain BritainHuman TorchInvisible WomanGideon TurkelArchangelChamberPsylockeBeastBatmanJean GreyScarecrow of Romney MarshDan Dare, Pilot of the FutureGeneral John RykerSquireWhitney Fordman


Buddhist super-heroes
Legion of Buddhist Super-Heroes
WolverineSwiftIron FistThe ShadowShockwaveBlindshotSailor VenusDoctor DruidRadioactive ManGreen ArrowXornMadrox the Multiple ManThunderboltHarvestDaltonFin Fang FoomBulletproof MonkLisa SimpsonTaraGreen LamaShiOnyxThunderlord


Seventh-Day Adventist Super-Heroes (including Desmond Doss)
Legion of Seventh-Day Adventist Super-Heroes
Desmond DossCecilia Reyes


Baptist super-heroes
Legion of Baptist Super-Heroes
 
ThunderJoe (Joe and Max)Brooklyn (Seekers)Shock-Headed PeterJesse WilliamsKid VerseIcarusMajor VictoryBlack LightningNila WilliamsRogueCodeBiblemanBlack VulcanVoyagerCannonballFalconHuskAeroPlaybackBible GirlJimmy Carter of the X PresidentsGhost Rider


Lutheran super-heroes
Legion of Lutheran Super-Heroes
Little MermaidMastodonJimmy Olsen (Elastic-Lad, Mister Action)Reflex


Disciples of Christ Super-Heroes: members of the Church of Christ (Disciples of Christ), of the Stone-Campbell movement
Legion of Disciples of Christ Super-Hero (Stone-Campbell)
Ronald Reagan (of the X Presidents and Reagan's Raiders)


Eastern Orthodox assassins and heroes
League of Eastern Orthodox Assassins and Heroes
Black WidowFireballConfessorGeo-ForceElektraMindsingerTerra


Jewish Catholic super-heroes, Catholic Jew super-heroes
Legion of Jewish Catholic Super-Heroes
DolmenRobinSandmanGreen LanternPhantom StrangerIcemanPolarisMicrochip, Jr.


Gypsy super-heroes, Roma super-heroes
Legion of Gypsy (Roma) Super-Heroes
Doctor DoomDayTripper/MagikNightwingScarlet WitchQuicksilverMegganMagneto


Vodoun super-heroes, Voodoo super-heroes
Legion of Vodoun Super-Heroes (Voodoo)
Shadowman IIVoodoo (of the Wildcats)ShadowmanWitchDoctorZombieEmpressBrother VoodooVoodoo Child


Sikh super-heroes, Sikh supporting characters
Society of Sikh Supporting Characters
Ram SinghGunTabu Jaswinder SinghLauren SinghOmarAjeet PatelFist   Blade   Saduhl SinghHadji Singh


Atheist super-heroes
Legion of Atheist Super-Heroes
QuasarYellowjacketBlackhawkStarmanVivisectorMastodonMr. TerrificDreadstarSavage DragonBooster GoldThe AtheistThe Nazarite


Taoist super-heroes
Legion of Taoist Super-Heroes
ShenhuaLao TsuShang Chi: Master of Kung FuChinese Human CalculatorTwo-FaceNight DragonNunchaku


Wiccan super-heroes (super-hero): Zatanna
Legion of Wiccan Super-Heroes
TarotAllureWillow RosenbergZatanna


Congregationalist (United Church of Christ) super-heroes
Legion of Congregationalist / United Church of Christ Super-Heroes
The StrobeMinute ManMs. Indestructible


Yazidi super-heroes (super-hero): King Peacock
Legion of Yazidi Super-Hero
King Peacock


Community Church super-heroes: Mr. Christian and Redemption
Legion of Community Church Super-Heroes
Mr. ChristianRedemption


Objectivist super-heroes (super-hero): The Question
Legion of Objectivist Super-Heroes
RorschachThe QuestionLayla Miller ("Butterfly")


Druid super-heroes
Legion of Druid Super-Heroes
Ham, the Weather WizardDruid (Cadre of the Immortal)Doctor Druid


Druze super-heroes (super-hero): Taleb Beni Khalid (Black King of Checkmate)
Legion of Druze Super-Hero
Taleb Beni Khalid (Black King of Checkmate)


Pentecostal super-heroes (super-hero): Kahlo
Legion of Pentecostal Super-Heroes
(including Assemblies of God Super-Heroes)
Buddy BarrelKahloCaptain Commission


Santerians (Marvel superheroes)
The Santerians
ElegguaChangoOyaOgunOshun


Shinto superheroes
Legion of Shinto Super-Heroes
Michiyo WatanabeSunpyreSunfireSailor MarsMariko YashidaRising Sun


Bushido superheroes
Legion of Bushido Super-Heroes
Samurai (Toshiro Kimura)Wind DragonSamurai JackMichiyo WatanabeSilver SamuraiSamurai (Super Friends)BushidoKatanaSamurai (Team Nippon)Super SamuraiMusashiSolar SamuraiHiro NakamuraKunouPaul the SamuaiKumoriUsagi YojimboManjiAmerican SamuraiHitaki


Polynesian Religionist Super-Heroes
Legion of Polynesian Religionist Super-Heroes
Pineapple ManFinaleLoaVaruaKayla


Inuit Super-Heroes
Legion of Inuit Super-Heroes
Nelvana of the Northern LightsMoonstalkerSnowbirdThomas Kalmaku ("Pieface")


Australian Aboriginal Super-Heroes
Legion of Australian Aboriginal Super-Heroes
TalismanGatewayDreamguard


Scientologist Super-Heroes
Legion of Scientologist Super-Heroes
Dr. Mensa ("Fat Head")Ling-LingThe LeaderChefTriathlonL-Ron


Evangelical Protestant Super-Heroes
Legion of Evangelical Protestant Super-Heroes
Strange Girl (Bethany Black)IlluminatorRapture(Genesis, Exodus, Judges, Leviticus, Isaiah, Matthew)USAgentSabretoothMaryVitronPeregrineDesertWindRevelationArmorbearerAdeptPrincess ClaraNovaStarCrossbreed (Joshua, Peter, David, Daniel)


Egyptian religionist super-heroes
Legion of Egyptian Religionist Super-Heroes
Living Pharaoh (Akasha Martinez)Indestructible ManIsis (Adrianna Tomaz)Osiris (Cadre of the Immortal)BirdmanBlack AdamArtemis of Bana-MighdallCleopatraHawkmanHawkgirlKhonshuMoon KnightIsisBrother PowerKemit KutieKid PharaohWargodKrakos the EgyptianEarth LordSkyhawkWind Warrior

[These are adherents of "Egyptian classical religion", or ancient Egyptian religion, referring to Egyptian religion from pre-Christian and pre-Muslim times. Note that most of these characters are not ethnically Egyptian. In fact, nearly all of them were born (or reborn) in the United States in their current bodies.]



Fundamentalist Environmentalist and Gaian Super-Heroes
Legion of Fundamentalist Environmentalist and Gaian Super-Heroes
AyreUrthWatrFyreSilk FeverConcreteEuropaFirebrand (Rick Dennison)Captain PlanetMs. MysticImpulseBloodhawkTaliaEarth GoddessPoison IvyRepulsorRa's al GhulBrother NatureAngusAqueductFirebrand (Broxtel)TerraformerSkybreakerGaeaProject: EarthBen Gallagher/PercivalAdam Crown/King ArthurAlbionKate McClellan/GuinevereFrancesca Grace/Morgause


Goddess-Worshipper Super-Heroes
Legion of Goddess-Worshipping Super-Heroes
Fishnet AngelLeslie ThompkinsAlchemissStormRed Sonja


Aztec Super-Heroes
Legion of Aztec Super-Heroes
Aztec of the CityAztec AceGolden LadQuexalcholmecAztekXiuhtecutliPumamanEl Muerto


Vegan and Animal Rights Super-Heroes
Legion of Vegan and Animal Rights Super-Heroes
Super VeganAnything ManGiraffe-ManGreat Horned Owl-ManPig-ManRabbit-WomanBracefaceLayla WilliamsLucy in the Sky (Karolina Dean)ArtemisAnimal ManAnimal Rights evangelism comics from PETASnowbirdVegan Man


Mayan and Incan Super-Heroes
Legion of Mayan and Incan Super-Heroes
SupermayaJaguarKelly's EyeAhpuch


New Age Super-Heroes
Legion of New Age Super-Heroes
Element LadScaredycatCentrixLucy in the Sky (Karolina Dean)


Unificationist Super-Heroes (Moonies)
Legion of Unificationist Super-Heroes
Reverend Joon Moon YucChance


Hippie Super-Heroes
Legion of Hippie Super-Heroes
The Masked HippieThe SpleenSooper HippieMandalaCaptain FlowerBrother Power the Geek


Quaker Super-Heroes (Society of Friends)
Legion of Quaker and/or Radical Pacifist Super-Heroes
Richard NixonPeacemakerNew MoonCrescent MoonHarvest Moon


Angel Super-Heroes
Legion of Angel Super-Heroes
GadrielEspharesGenesis 5DavidNira-X CyberAngelAvengelyneZaurielAngelaSpectreSupergirlBlitheCometMax


Norse/Teutonic Pagan Super-Heroes
Legion of Norse/Teutonic Pagan Super-Heroes
Valkyrie (Alpha-Omega)Valkyrie (Marvel)KrystalinMirage (Danielle Moonstar)Thor (Dargo Ktor)ThorThor GirlRed NorvellBeta Ray BillUltramagnisIceValkryie (Arcana Studios)


Sumerian / Mesopotamian Super-Heroes
Legion of Sumerian / Mesopotamian Super-Heroes
Mr. ZodiacAnuDivinity Drake (Aamshed)UllikummisInanna


Radical Feminist Super-Heroines, Female Supremacist Superheroines, Abortionist Superheroines
Legion of Female Supremacist and Radical Feminist Superheroines, etc.
Virginia Woolf robotEthyl PaprikaSuperiaMan-KillerThundraChoice ChickSunlight GrrrlTopazDianisisAndrea


Baha'i Super-Heroes
Legion of Baha'i Super-Heroes
Flag-SmasherSuper Baha'i Girl (on You-Tube)


Sad child ponders having no superhero to represent her
Sadly, some religious groups have no superhero to represent them.

Few things in life are sadder than having no super-heroes to represent your faith or primary-identity sub-cultures. Click here to find out what you can do if there is no super-hero for your group.


Collage of religious super-teams webpage created 15 January 2006. Collage page last modified 18 August 2007.
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