Marvel Knights (vol. 1) #8 (Feb. 2001):
“Dark Matters”
by Chuck Dixon, Eduardo Barreto, Nelson DeCastro

Marvel Knights (vol. 1) #8

Title: “Dark Matters”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Feb. 2001

Publisher: Marvel

Written by: Chuck Dixon

Art by: Eduardo Barreto, Nelson DeCastro

13 characters in this story:

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
Daredevil Daredevil (Matt Murdock) hero
CBR Scale: M Catholic
Marvel Knights; Weapon X (Exiles) Marvel 1,801
Doctor Strange Doctor Strange (Dr. Stephen Strange) hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: D occult
The Avengers; Midnight Sons...  Marvel 1,687
Black Widow Black Widow (Natasha Romanova) hero
CBR Scale: I Russian Orthodox Communist
The Champions; Lady Liberators...  Marvel 1,789
Moon Knight Moon Knight (Marc Spector) hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: M Egyptian classical religion
(raised Jewish)
United States Marine Corps; The Avengers...  Marvel 423
Dagger Dagger (Tandy Bowen) hero
CBR Scale: S Catholic
Dark X-Men; League of Losers... 
[partner of Cloak]
Marvel 219
Shang-Chi Shang-Chi hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: S Taoist monk
Marvel Knights; black...  Marvel 313
The Punisher The Punisher (Frank Castle) hero
CBR Scale: S Catholic (former seminarian)
Marvel Knights; Secret Defenders...  Marvel 1,893
Cloak Cloak (Tyrone Johnson) hero
CBR Scale: U Catholic
Dark X-Men; black
[partner of Dagger]
Marvel 216
The Statue of Liberty The Statue of Liberty
(3-panel cameo, pg. 20-21)
supporting character
CBR Scale: I N.A.
[gave powers to Miss America in dream] Quality 2
(1-panel cameo, pg. 21, panel 3) 
CBR Scale: M demon
[haunts dreams of others] Marvel 149
Spider-Man Spider-Man (Peter Parker)
(mentioned in text & seen in picture, pg. 16, panel 4) 
hero scientist
CBR Scale: I Protestant
Secret Defenders; Weapon X (Exiles)...  Marvel 10,664
Silver Surfer Silver Surfer (Norrin Radd)
(mentioned in text & seen in picture, pg. 16, panel 4) 
CBR Scale: S Zenn-La religion
The Order; Secret Defenders...  Marvel 826
The Thing The Thing (Ben Grimm)
(photo/picture/video, pg. 16, panel 4)
CBR Scale: S Jewish
U.S. Air Force; The Yancy Street Gang...  Marvel 5,017