S2E03 Superman

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When it comes to the widespread influence of popular culture, one does not have to go too far than with the prevailing impact of Superman. Ever since his creation, Superman has sparked the imagination of every generation launching a new genre of storytelling. In this episode, the Kingsmen explore what makes this hero so fascinating to people and how Superman reflects truths about Jesus and Christianity.

Timestamp of Contents

  • [00:00:00] San Diego Comic Con: Affirm or Counter Culture?
  • [00:04:45] Superman’s Dual Identities as Same and Other
  • [00:08:55] Superman: Analogy and Inspiration of the Incarnate Jesus 
  • [00:13:38] Jesus and Superman’s Scandalous Compassion 
  • [00:19:50] A Hero’s Gentleness and Self-Control
  • [00:23:22] Superman’s Value of Free Will
  • [00:26:37] Lex Luthor: Antithesis of Superman
  • [00:32:50] Why Does Superman Help Other People?
  • [00:37:00] What Makes Superman Good?

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