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The New Avengers (vol. 1) #54 (Aug. 2009)
by Brian Michael Bendis, Billy Tan, Matt Banning (as Batt)

The New Avengers (vol. 1) #54

Medium: comic

Cover date: Aug. 2009

Publisher: Marvel

Written by: Brian Michael Bendis

Art by: Billy Tan, Matt Banning (as Batt)


39 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.
Spider-Man Spider-Man (Peter Parker) hero scientist
CBR Scale: I Protestant
The Avengers; Secret Defenders...  Marvel 10,664
Doctor Strange Doctor Strange (Dr. Stephen Strange) hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: D occult
The Avengers; Midnight Sons...  Marvel 1,687
Wolverine Wolverine (James Howlett / Logan) hero
CBR Scale: S raised Protestant; sometimes atheist; has practiced Buddhism; skeptical seeker
The Avengers; Secret Defenders...  Marvel 10,615
Hawkeye Ronin (Clint Barton) hero
CBR Scale: U Christian (denomination
unknown)
Chain Gang; The Avengers...  Marvel 1,515
Captain Marvel Ms. Marvel (Carol Danvers) hero
CBR Scale: I Protestant
The Avengers; U.S. Air Force...  Marvel 784
Luke Cage Luke Cage hero
CBR Scale: I Christian (denomination
unknown)
The Fantastic Four; The Avengers... 
[formerly owned a bar and theater]
Marvel 951
Winter Soldier Captain America (Bucky Barnes) hero
CBR Scale: U Protestant (nominal)
The Avengers; The Invaders...  Marvel Timely 395
Spider-Woman Spider-Woman (Jessica Drew) hero
CBR Scale: I Wundagorian Transhumanism
(raised); HYDRA (former)
Lady Liberators; S.H.I.E.L.D....  Marvel 353
Mockingbird Mockingbird (Bobbi Morse) hero
  S.H.I.E.L.D.; The Avengers... 
[was Hawkeye's wife]
Marvel 293
The Hood The Hood (Parker Robbins) villain
CBR Scale: M demonolatry
Hood's Army; The Cabal Marvel 159
Brother Voodoo Brother Voodoo (Jericho Drumm) hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: D Vodoun houngan
Heroes for Hire; The Howling Commandos...  Marvel 110
Brother Voodoo Brother Voodoo (Daniel Drumm) hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: D Vodoun houngan; spirit
black
[Brother Voodoo's twin brother, now spirit who talks to him]
Marvel 7
Son of Satan Son of Satan (Daimon Hellstrom) hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: M Catholic (former priest)
The Defenders; Shadow Hunters...  Marvel 207
Dormammu Dormammu villain
CBR Scale: D Faltine energy being;
extra-dimensional mystic
entity/powerful magic user
The Cabal
[Foe of: Dr. Strange (arch-enemy)]
Marvel 170
Madame Masque Madame Masque (Whitney Frost) villain
  Maggia (leader); Hood's Army Marvel 146
unnamed New Orleans woman unnamed New Orleans woman
(6-panel cameo)
supporting character
 indeterminate  [was in Brother Voodoo's bed when he became Sorcerer Supreme] Marvel 1
The Ancient One The Ancient One (bTsaan Saa)
(5-panel cameo)
supporting character hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: D Tibetan Buddhism; Order of the Ancient Ones; occult; spirit
Asian
[belonged to an unnamed order of sorcerers]
Marvel 93
Loki
(3-panel cameo)
villain deity
CBR Scale: D Norse/Teutonic deity
The Liberators; Mighty Avengers (founder)...  Marvel DC 696
Norman Osborn Norman Osborn
(2-panel cameo)
villain
CBR Scale: U manifestly non-religious
H.A.M.M.E.R. (leader); The Thunderbolts (leader)... 
[Foe of: Spider-Man (arch-enemy)]
Marvel 417
Clea
(2-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: S occult
The Defenders
[disciple/former girlfriend of Doctor Strange]
Marvel 222
The Hulk The Hulk (Bruce Banner)
(1-panel cameo)
hero scientist
CBR Scale: I Catholic (lapsed)
The Avengers; Secret Defenders...  Marvel 4,551
Magik Magik (Illyana Rasputin)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: S occult/magick; demonolatry; raised Communist
The New Mutants; The Exiles Marvel 450
Doctor Doom Doctor Doom (Victor Von Doom)
(1-panel cameo)
villain scientist
CBR Scale: S Gypsy/Roma; magic/mysticism
Fearsome Four; The Cabal
[Foe of: Fantastic Four (arch-enemy)]
Marvel 1,176
Wiccan Wiccan (Billy Kaplan)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: I Reform Judaism
Young Avengers Marvel 106
The Black Queen The Black Queen (Selene)
(1-panel cameo)
villain clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: S Greco-Roman classical religion (nominal); Cult of Fire (high priestess); sorceress
Hellfire Club Inner Circle; The Upstarts...  Marvel 67
Ghost Rider Ghost Rider (Johnny Blaze)
(1-panel cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: U Baptist (nominal); eclectic
Midnight Sons Marvel 306
Baron Mordo Baron Mordo (Karl Amadeus Mordo)
(1-panel cameo)
villain
CBR Scale: M sorcerer
The Offenders
[Ancient One's former disciple; minion of Dormammu]
Marvel 106
Wong Wong
(1-panel cameo)
supporting character
CBR Scale: S Tibetan Buddhism; occult
[house servant of Doctor Strange] Marvel 333
Topaz
(1-panel cameo)
supporting character hero
CBR Scale: S occult; Native American spirituality
Witches Marvel 82
Soulfire (Jason Maldonado)
(1-panel cameo)
supporting character
CBR Scale: M bonded to a demon
[unwilling pawn in battle between Heaven and Hell] Marvel 7
Scarlet Witch Scarlet Witch (Wanda Maximoff)
(photo/picture/video)
hero
CBR Scale: M Gypsy/Roma; ethnic half Jewish; sorceress
Lady Liberators; The Avengers...  Marvel 1,624
Quicksilver Quicksilver (Pietro Maximoff)
(photo/picture/video)
villain hero
CBR Scale: I Gypsy/Roma; ethnic half Jewish; sometimes mutant supremacist
The Avengers; Brotherhood of Mutants...  Marvel 944
Captain America Captain America (Steve Rogers)
(mentioned)
hero
CBR Scale: I Protestant
The Avengers; The Invaders...  Marvel Timely 5,992
Iron Man Iron Man (Tony Stark)
(mentioned)
hero
CBR Scale: I futurist; technophile; mostly secular; sometimes prays; Alcoholics Anonymous
The Avengers; Force Works...  Marvel 5,673
Thor Thor (Donald Blake)
(mentioned)
hero deity
CBR Scale: D Norse/Teutonic deity
The Avengers; The Ultimates...  Marvel 4,362
Magneto Magneto (Erik Magnus Lehnsherr)
(mentioned)
villain hero scientist
CBR Scale: S Jewish; Gypsy/Roma
Brotherhood of Mutants; Genoshan Excalibur...  Marvel 916
H.A.M.M.E.R. H.A.M.M.E.R.
(mentioned)
supporting character
  [government agency] Marvel 207
Odin
(mentioned)
supporting character deity
CBR Scale: D Norse/Teutonic deity
Asgardian
[Thor's father]
Marvel 307
Agamotto Agamotto
(mentioned)
deity
CBR Scale: D mystic deity
Vishanti Marvel 15