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The Catholic Nerd’s Guide to Superheroes

If science fiction or superheroes are your thing, James L. Papandrea’s book From Star Wars to Superman: Christ Figures in Science Fiction and Superhero Films is for you! Covering all manner of science fiction, from Lost to The Fifth Element and everywhere in between, Papandrea delivers a delightfully informative book. This book isn’t meant for serious theologians but, …

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Sacred and Super – Exploring Christianity in Science Fiction and Superhero Films

Are you a Catholic nerd? Does finding analogies and underlying Christian themes in science fiction and superhero movies seem like the perfect way to spend a day? Then James Papandrea’s latest book, From Star Wars to Superman: Christ Figures in Science Fiction and Superhero Films  is the book for you. Papandrea describes the book, saying: “In …

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Why Batman Is Catholic

In 2013, moviegoers were introduced to the DC Extended Universe’s Superman in Man of Steel. Soon, Batman (among others) will make his DCEU debut. Created by Bob Kane and Bill Finger (Yes, Finger was a co-creator of Batman), Batman made his debut in Detective Comics #27 in May of 1939, and for over 75 years, kids …

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