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This Catholic Life Podcast

Oct 2019

Superheroes & Saints - S01 EP10

October 3, 2019

Show Notes:

Hosts:  Peter Holmes & Rian Galliott

Guest:  Mark Shea




#peterholmes, #saints, #superheroes



Mark referred to the book Up, Up, and Oy Vey: How Jewish History, Culture, and Values Shaped The Comic Book Superhero by Simcha Weinstein, you can find the book here -

For Catholic characters in superhero comics see -

Or this article on the five best catholic superheroes -

Rian talked about a comic called Battle Pope -

But this wasn’t the first comic book saint. Check out Saint Francis -

Even Mother Theresa was a comic book character -

And maybe the real Battle Pope -

Mark Shea's blog: Catholic and Enjoying It -


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