The Religious Affiliation of

Religion: Catholic priest (fake) CBR Scale: S

Name: Stryke

Other Names: Padre

Classification: villain villain   clergy/religious leader clergy/religious leader  

Publisher(s): Marvel

First Appearance: Iron Man Annual #4 (Aug. 1977): "The Doomsday Connection!"

Creators: Bill Mantlo, George Tuska, Don Perlin

Super? (Has Super Powers/Special Abilities/Technology): Yes

Number of Appearances: 1

Teams/Affiliations: A.I.M.

Enemy of: Iron Man

Occupation: agent, henchman

Gender: male

Note: cyborg; posed as Franciscan friar/padre

Iron Man flew to the Mojave Desert where he encountered a Franciscan mission. In the mission was a friar (who has also been described as a Padre). Iron Man questioned the friar about strange actvity in the area, but then the friar attacked the hero. Iron Man was battling a man who wasn't actually a Catholic clergyman at all, but was really Stryke, a cyborg agent working for A.I.M.

This character is in the following story which has been indexed by this website:
Iron Man Annual #4 (Aug. 1977): "The Doomsday Connection!"

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