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X-Men Annual (vol. 2) #1 (Mar. 2007):
“Covenant”
by Mike Carey, Mark Brooks, Jaime Mendoza, Victor Olzaba

X-Men Annual (vol. 2) #1

Title: “Covenant”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Mar. 2007

Publisher: Marvel

Written by: Mike Carey

Art by: Mark Brooks, Jaime Mendoza, Victor Olzaba


31 characters in this story:

Character
(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Religious
Affiliation
Team(s)
[Notes]
Pub. #
app.
Rogue Rogue (Anna Marie) hero
CBR Scale: S Southern Baptist
Brotherhood of Mutants; X-Men...  Marvel 3,526
Cable Cable (Nathan Christopher Summers) hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: M Askani (leader)
Clan Chosen; X-Saviours...  Marvel 666
Northstar Northstar (Jean-Paul Beaubier) hero
CBR Scale: S Catholic; LGBT; Quebecois
separatist terrorist (former)
Academy of Tomorrow; Alpha Flight... 
[skier]
Marvel 284
Aurora Aurora (Jeanne-Marie Beaubier) hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: M Catholic nun
Alpha Flight; Weapon X...  Marvel 211
Mystique Mystique (Raven Darkholme) villain hero
CBR Scale: S mutant supremacist; manifestly
non-religious
X-Factor; Freedom Force...  Marvel 451
Random Random (Marshall Evan Stone III) villain hero
CBR Scale: U mutant supremacist
Brotherhood of Mutants; The Acolytes...  Marvel 56
Maria Hill Maria Hill supporting character
  S.H.I.E.L.D.
[Deputy commander of S.H.I.E.L.D. (former commander)]
Marvel 196
Exodus Exodus (Bennet du Paris) villain
CBR Scale: S Catholic (lapsed); mutant
supremacist worshipper of
Magneto
The Acolytes; The Marauders...  Marvel 102
Tempo Tempo (Heather Tucker) villain
CBR Scale: S mutant supremacist
Mutant Liberation Front; The Marauders...  Marvel 43
Frenzy Frenzy (Joanna Cargill) villain hero
CBR Scale: S mutant supremacist worshipper
of Magneto
The Acolytes; X-Men...  Marvel 44
Soeur Anne Soeur Anne
(5-panel cameo)
supporting character clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: D Catholic nun
[headmistress; beat Aurora when her powers emerged] Marvel 2
Dum Dum Dugan Dum Dum Dugan
(4-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: I Catholic
The Howling Commandos; Godzilla Squad...  Marvel 555
Raymond Belmonde Raymond Belmonde
(3-panel cameo)
supporting character
  [helped young Northstar feel more comfortable with himself] Marvel 2
Mister Sinister Mister Sinister (Nathaniel Essex)
(2-panel cameo)
villain scientist
CBR Scale: M Social Darwinist
The Marauders; The Horsemen of Apocalypse...  Marvel 255
Purple Girl Purple Girl (Kara Kilgrave)
(2-panel cameo)
hero
  Alpha Flight; Beta Flight Marvel 60
Wolverine Wolverine (James Howlett / Logan)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: S raised Protestant; sometimes
atheist; has practiced
Buddhism; skeptical seeker
Secret Defenders; Weapon X...  Marvel 10,615
Magneto Magneto (Erik Magnus Lehnsherr)
(1-panel cameo)
villain hero scientist
CBR Scale: S Jewish; Gypsy/Roma
The Twelve; Brotherhood of Mutants...  Marvel 916
Sasquatch Sasquatch (Dr. Walter Langkowski)
(1-panel cameo)
hero scientist
CBR Scale: I Jewish
Omega Flight; Alpha Flight Marvel 327
Box Box (Madison Jeffries)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
  Weapon X; Zodiac (Ecliptic)...  Marvel 74
Holocaust Holocaust (Nemesis)
(1-panel cameo)
villain
  The Horsemen of Apocalypse; The Exiles
[was caretaker of a quarter of Apocalypse's nation]
Marvel 29
God God
(mentioned)
deity real/historical person
CBR Scale: D God
[1st app: Old Testament (1402 B.C.)] various 313
Nick Fury Nick Fury
(mentioned)
hero
CBR Scale: U secular
black; The Ultimates...  Marvel 1,898
Apocalypse Apocalypse (En Sabah Nur)
(mentioned)
villain
CBR Scale: M Clan Akkaba; Transhumanist /
Social Darwinist
Dark Riders (leader); Arab...  Marvel 315
White Queen White Queen (Emma Frost)
(mentioned)
villain hero
CBR Scale: U Episcopalian (nominal); mutant
supremacist
Dark X-Men; The Cabal...  Marvel 3,409
Sunfire Sunfire (Shiro Yoshida)
(mentioned)
villain hero
CBR Scale: U Shinto
Asian; Big Hero 6...  Marvel 259
Purple Man Purple Man (Zebediah Killgrave)
(mentioned)
villain
  Hood's Army
[led own criminal gang; Purple Girl's father]
Marvel 18
The Hand The Hand
(mentioned)
villain
CBR Scale: D Ninjutsu
[1st app: Daredevil (vol. 1) #174 (Sep. 1981)] Marvel 155
Box Box (Roger Bochs)
(mentioned)
villain hero
  Beta Flight; Alpha Flight...  Marvel 40
Randoms grandmother Random's grandmother
(mentioned)
supporting character
 indeterminate  [1st app: X-Men Annual (vol. 2) #1 (Mar. 2007)] Marvel 1
Decker Decker
(mentioned)
supporting character
 indeterminate  S.H.I.E.L.D. Marvel 1
Melanie Killgrave Melanie Killgrave
(mentioned)
supporting character
  [Purple Girl's mother; Purple Man's former wife/mental slave] Marvel 3