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Superheroes and faith: How religion plays a role in the comic book industry

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Superheroes and faith: How religion plays a role in the comic book industry

By Herb Scribner, Deseret News | Posted - Nov. 29, 2013 at 12:28 p.m.



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SALT LAKE CITY — Even the most avid comic book reader might not know that The Thing, that orange and bulky hard-hitter from the Fantastic Four, was Jewish, or that at one point Batman was raised Christian.

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