X-Factor (vol. 1) #142 (Feb. 1998):
“Give Me Shelter”
by Bill Rosemann, Leandro Fernandez, Dan Green

X-Factor (vol. 1) #142

Title: “Give Me Shelter”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Feb. 1998

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Bill Rosemann
Art by: Leandro Fernandez, Dan Green

9 characters in this story:

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
Wild Child Wild Child (Kyle Gibney)
(lead character)
villain hero
  X-Factor; Alpha Flight...  Marvel 172
Mystique Mystique (Raven Darkholme) villain hero
CBR Scale: S mutant supremacist; manifestly non-religious
X-Men; X-Factor...  Marvel 451
Valerie Cooper Valerie Cooper supporting character
  Sentinel Squad O.N.E. (leader); Commission on Superhuman Activities...  Marvel 253
Polaris Polaris (Lorna Dane) hero
CBR Scale: I Jewish Catholic
X-Men; X-Factor... 
[studied geophysics in college]
Marvel 464
Sabretooth Sabretooth (Victor Creed) villain hero
CBR Scale: I manifestly non-religious; future: Evangelical "born-again Christian"
X-Men; X-Factor...  Marvel 610
Shard Shard (Shard Bishop) hero
  X-Factor; Xavier's Security Enforcers...  Marvel 58
Secret Empire Secret Empire villain group
  [1st app: Tales to Astonish (vol. 1) #81 (July 1966)] Marvel 120
Major Edmond Atkinson supporting character
  [major; Valerie Cooper's ex-husband; led Task Force 12] Marvel 4
Mr. Farrell villain scientist
  Secret Empire
[Valerie Cooper's boss in her early work with Wild Child]
Marvel 2