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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-Silver   Amanda Waller   Sylvia Danvers   Superboy   Atoman   Church Mice   Supergirl   Superman


Presbyterian super-heroes
Legion of Presbyterian Super-Heroes
Mutator   Wolfsbane   Reverend Craig   Speedball / Penance   Kang and Kodos   Ronald Reagan


Muslim super-heroes
Legion of Muslim Super-Heroes
Sinbad (Freedom Force/Super 7)   The Doctor   Alababa   Farisa   Veil   Arabian Knight   Black Tiger   Sinbad   Wise Son   Rampart   Green Genie   Batal   Dust   Kismet   Mohammed Ibn Bornu   Ali   Justice/Josiah X   Sedara Bakut   Wild Rose   Janissary   Muhammad Nur   G.W. Bridge   Naif al-Sheikh


Catholic superheroers
Legion of Catholic Superheroes
[Note: This is a sampling. There are many more Catholic super-heroes than are pictured above.]
Condor   Satana (Melissa Ramos)   Phantasmo   Vindicator   Azrael   Strong Guy   Jaguar   Wind Dancer   Shamrock   Nightshade   Shi   El Gato Negro   The Hulk   Catholic Girl   Hellboy   Obsidian   Blue Beetle   Plastique   Invisible Kid   Living Lightning   Doctor Mid-Nite   Banshee   Punisher   Firebird   Anti-Body   Huntress   Dagger   Nightcrawler   Firestar   Silhouette   Karma   Aurora   Monsoon   Daredevil   Blue Devil   Antaeus   Gambit   Fire   Ultra   Hellstorm   Siryn   Witchblade


Latter-day Saint super-heroes (Mormon comic book characters/LDS super-heroes)
Legion of Latter-day Saint Super-Heroes
Wonder Twins   Captain Steel   Dr. Deseret   Thunderbird   Cypher   Scanner   Joseph Smith of the Super Best Friends   Iron Monger (Obadiah Stane)   Straight Arrow   Nephi   Johnny Thunder   Captain Canuck   Mallory Book   Death   Jacob Raven   Jasper Sitwell   Three Nephites   Mary Marvel   Power 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:   Masada   Colossal Boy   Magneto   Atom Smasher (a.k.a. Nuklon)   Seraph   Magen David   Prime   Ragman   Justice
Middle row:   Sabra   The Two-Gun Kid   The Thing   Shadowcat (Kitty Pryde)   Mothman (Arthur)   Ramban   Sabraman   Acidic Jew   Houston
Front row:   Pvt. Izzy Cohen   Sasquatch   Songbird   Nite-Owl   Matza Woman   Doc Samson   Shaloman   Dust Devil (and mother)


Hindu super-heroes
Legion of Hindu Super-Heroes
Timeslip   Krishna (Super Best Friends)   Omega Sentinel   Thunderbird   Non-Stop   Indra   Maya   Calculus   Shakti   Nagraj   Deadman   Shroud   Shaktiman   Krista Marwan   Devi   Ravan


Episcopalian and Anglican super-heroes
Legion of Episcopalian and Anglican Super-Heroes
George Bush   Marvel Girl (Valeria Richards)   Gerald Ford   Henrietta Hunter   Mr. Justice, the Royal Wraith   Hound   Madrox the Multiple Man   Marvel Girl (Rachel Grey)   Tattletale (Franklin Richards)   Captain Britain   Human Torch   Invisible Woman   Gideon Turkel   Archangel   Chamber   Psylocke   Beast   Batman   Jean Grey   Scarecrow of Romney Marsh   Dan Dare, Pilot of the Future   General John Ryker   Squire   Whitney Fordman


Buddhist super-heroes
Legion of Buddhist Super-Heroes
Wolverine   Swift   Iron Fist   The Shadow   Shockwave   Blindshot   Sailor Venus   Doctor Druid   Radioactive Man   Green Arrow   Xorn   Madrox the Multiple Man   Thunderbolt   Harvest   Dalton   Fin Fang Foom   Bulletproof Monk   Lisa Simpson   Tara   Green Lama   Shi   Onyx   Thunderlord


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


Baptist super-heroes
Legion of Baptist Super-Heroes
  Thunder   Joe (Joe and Max)   Brooklyn (Seekers)   Shock-Headed Peter   Jesse Williams   Kid Verse   Icarus   Major Victory   Black Lightning   Nila Williams   Rogue   Code   Bibleman   Black Vulcan   Voyager   Cannonball   Falcon   Husk   Aero   Playback   Bible Girl   Jimmy Carter of the X Presidents   Ghost Rider


Lutheran super-heroes
Legion of Lutheran Super-Heroes
Little Mermaid   Mastodon   Jimmy 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 Widow   Fireball   Confessor   Geo-Force   Elektra   Mindsinger   Terra


Jewish Catholic super-heroes, Catholic Jew super-heroes
Legion of Jewish Catholic Super-Heroes
Dolmen   Robin   Sandman   Green Lantern   Phantom Stranger   Iceman   Polaris   Microchip, Jr.


Gypsy super-heroes, Roma super-heroes
Legion of Gypsy (Roma) Super-Heroes
Doctor Doom   DayTripper/Magik   Nightwing   Scarlet Witch   Quicksilver   Meggan   Magneto


Vodoun super-heroes, Voodoo super-heroes
Legion of Vodoun Super-Heroes (Voodoo)
Shadowman II   Voodoo (of the Wildcats)   Shadowman   WitchDoctor   Zombie   Empress   Brother Voodoo   Voodoo Child


Sikh super-heroes, Sikh supporting characters
Society of Sikh Supporting Characters
Ram Singh   Gun   Tabu Jaswinder Singh   Lauren Singh   Omar   Ajeet Patel   Fist   Blade   Saduhl Singh   Hadji Singh


Atheist super-heroes
Legion of Atheist Super-Heroes
Quasar   Yellowjacket   Blackhawk   Starman   Vivisector   Mastodon   Mr. Terrific   Dreadstar   Savage Dragon   Booster Gold   The Atheist   The Nazarite


Taoist super-heroes
Legion of Taoist Super-Heroes
Shenhua   Lao Tsu   Shang Chi: Master of Kung Fu   Chinese Human Calculator   Two-Face   Night Dragon   Nunchaku


Wiccan super-heroes (super-hero): Zatanna
Legion of Wiccan Super-Heroes
Tarot   Allure   Willow Rosenberg   Zatanna


Congregationalist (United Church of Christ) super-heroes
Legion of Congregationalist / United Church of Christ Super-Heroes
The Strobe   Minute Man   Ms. 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. Christian   Redemption


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


Druid super-heroes
Legion of Druid Super-Heroes
Ham, the Weather Wizard   Druid (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 Barrel   Kahlo   Captain Commission


Santerians (Marvel superheroes)
The Santerians
Eleggua   Chango   Oya   Ogun   Oshun


Shinto superheroes
Legion of Shinto Super-Heroes
Michiyo Watanabe   Sunpyre   Sunfire   Sailor Mars   Mariko Yashida   Rising Sun


Bushido superheroes
Legion of Bushido Super-Heroes
Samurai (Toshiro Kimura)   Wind Dragon   Samurai Jack   Michiyo Watanabe   Silver Samurai   Samurai (Super Friends)   Bushido   Katana   Samurai (Team Nippon)   Super Samurai   Musashi   Solar Samurai   Hiro Nakamura   Kunou   Paul the Samuai   Kumori   Usagi Yojimbo   Manji   American Samurai   Hitaki


Polynesian Religionist Super-Heroes
Legion of Polynesian Religionist Super-Heroes
Pineapple Man   Finale   Loa   Varua   Kayla


Inuit Super-Heroes
Legion of Inuit Super-Heroes
Nelvana of the Northern Lights   Moonstalker   Snowbird   Thomas Kalmaku ("Pieface")


Australian Aboriginal Super-Heroes
Legion of Australian Aboriginal Super-Heroes
Talisman   Gateway   Dreamguard


Scientologist Super-Heroes
Legion of Scientologist Super-Heroes
Dr. Mensa ("Fat Head")   Ling-Ling   The Leader   Chef   Triathlon   L-Ron


Evangelical Protestant Super-Heroes
Legion of Evangelical Protestant Super-Heroes
Strange Girl (Bethany Black)   Illuminator   Rapture (Genesis, Exodus, Judges, Leviticus, Isaiah, Matthew)   USAgent   Sabretooth   Mary   Vitron   Peregrine   DesertWind   Revelation   Armorbearer   Adept   Princess Clara   NovaStar   Crossbreed (Joshua, Peter, David, Daniel)


Egyptian religionist super-heroes
Legion of Egyptian Religionist Super-Heroes
Living Pharaoh (Akasha Martinez)   Indestructible Man   Isis (Adrianna Tomaz)   Osiris (Cadre of the Immortal)   Birdman   Black Adam   Artemis of Bana-Mighdall   Cleopatra   Hawkman   Hawkgirl   Khonshu   Moon Knight   Isis   Brother Power   Kemit Kutie   Kid Pharaoh   Wargod   Krakos the Egyptian   Earth Lord   Skyhawk   Wind 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
Ayre   Urth   Watr   Fyre   Silk Fever   Concrete   Europa   Firebrand (Rick Dennison)   Captain Planet   Ms. Mystic   Impulse   Bloodhawk   Talia   Earth Goddess   Poison Ivy   Repulsor   Ra's al Ghul   Brother Nature   Angus   Aqueduct   Firebrand (Broxtel)   Terraformer   Skybreaker   Gaea   Project: Earth   Ben Gallagher/Percival   Adam Crown/King Arthur   Albion   Kate McClellan/Guinevere   Francesca Grace/Morgause


Goddess-Worshipper Super-Heroes
Legion of Goddess-Worshipping Super-Heroes
Fishnet Angel   Leslie Thompkins   Alchemiss   Storm   Red Sonja


Aztec Super-Heroes
Legion of Aztec Super-Heroes
Aztec of the City   Aztec Ace   Golden Lad   Quexalcholmec   Aztek   Xiuhtecutli   Pumaman   El Muerto


Vegan and Animal Rights Super-Heroes
Legion of Vegan and Animal Rights Super-Heroes
Super Vegan   Anything Man   Giraffe-Man   Great Horned Owl-Man   Pig-Man   Rabbit-Woman   Braceface   Layla Williams   Lucy in the Sky (Karolina Dean)   Artemis   Animal Man   Animal Rights evangelism comics from PETA   Snowbird   Vegan Man


Mayan and Incan Super-Heroes
Legion of Mayan and Incan Super-Heroes
Supermaya   Jaguar   Kelly's Eye   Ahpuch


New Age Super-Heroes
Legion of New Age Super-Heroes
Element Lad   Scaredycat   Centrix   Lucy in the Sky (Karolina Dean)


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


Hippie Super-Heroes
Legion of Hippie Super-Heroes
The Masked Hippie   The Spleen   Sooper Hippie   Mandala   Captain Flower   Brother Power the Geek


Quaker Super-Heroes (Society of Friends)
Legion of Quaker and/or Radical Pacifist Super-Heroes
Richard Nixon   Peacemaker   New Moon   Crescent Moon   Harvest Moon


Angel Super-Heroes
Legion of Angel Super-Heroes
Gadriel   Esphares   Genesis 5   David   Nira-X CyberAngel   Avengelyne   Zauriel   Angela   Spectre   Supergirl   Blithe   Comet   Max


Norse/Teutonic Pagan Super-Heroes
Legion of Norse/Teutonic Pagan Super-Heroes
Valkyrie (Alpha-Omega)   Valkyrie (Marvel)   Krystalin   Mirage (Danielle Moonstar)   Thor (Dargo Ktor)   Thor   Thor Girl   Red Norvell   Beta Ray Bill   Ultramagnis   Ice   Valkryie (Arcana Studios)


Sumerian / Mesopotamian Super-Heroes
Legion of Sumerian / Mesopotamian Super-Heroes
Mr. Zodiac   Anu   Divinity Drake (Aamshed)   Ullikummis   Inanna


Radical Feminist Super-Heroines, Female Supremacist Superheroines, Abortionist Superheroines
Legion of Female Supremacist and Radical Feminist Superheroines, etc.
Virginia Woolf robot   Ethyl Paprika   Superia   Man-Killer   Thundra   Choice Chick   Sunlight Grrrl   Topaz   Dianisis   Andrea


Baha'i Super-Heroes
Legion of Baha'i Super-Heroes
Flag-Smasher   Super 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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