(October 2006)

Fantagraphics, 2006 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
19.95 USD
Pages
164
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fantagraphics Books
Brand
Fantagraphics Books
ISBN
1-56097-780-9; 978-1-56097-780-3 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781560977803 51995
Editing
Greg Sadowski; Kristy Valenti (Assistant Editor)
Color
Black & White with some Color
Dimensions
9.75" x 7.5" (24.76 cm x 19.05 cm)
Binding
Softcover

The New Adventures of Jesus: The Second Coming (Table of Contents)

Jesus / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Frank Stack (painting)
Inks
Frank Stack (painting)
Colors
Frank Stack (painting)
Letters
?

Characters
Jesus

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Frank Stack
Inks
Frank Stack

Characters
Jesus
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Endpage.

The New Adventures of Jesus: The Second Coming (Table of Contents: 2)

credits, title page / 5 pages (report information)

Pencils
Frank Stack
Inks
Frank Stack
Letters
typeset

Characters
Jesus

Indexer Notes

Title page with a small illustration; a full page Jesus illustration; title and publisher page with illustration; Publication, production and copyright credits with the cover illustration from "The Best of Rip Off Press vol. 3;" table of contents page with illustration

Foreword (Table of Contents: 3)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)
Pencils
Frank Stack
Inks
Frank Stack
Letters
Robert Crumb [as R. Crumb] (signed)

Characters
Robert Crumb

Indexer Notes

A signed illustration from the year 2000 accompanied by a full-page intro from December 2005.

Introduction (Table of Contents: 4)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Gilbert Shelton
Pencils
Frank Stack
Inks
Frank Stack
Letters
typeset

Characters
Gilbert Shelton

Indexer Notes

An illustration from the year 2000 accompanied by a full-page intro.

Some Notes On the Origins of My Jesus Cartoons (Table of Contents: 5)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Stack
Pencils
Frank Stack
Inks
Frank Stack
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Frank Stack; Robbie (photo)

Indexer Notes

Includes small-size cover reprints to "The New Adventures of Jesus #1," "Jesus Meets the Armed Services," "Jesus Comics #3" and "The Adventures of Jesus" from 1962-3. Also includes a portrait of Frank Stack by Bill Klapp, 1962 photos of Stack in the Lower East Side and of Lower Manhattan, a 1960 wash drawing made during basic training, a print made in a 1962.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Stories from the Good Book / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Letters
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Back in my hey day elders paid some attention when youth spoke...
Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Jesus; Mom; Dad
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Jesus / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Letters
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]

First Line of Dialogue or Text
But dammit, Momma, I don't want to go to Solly's wedding feast.
Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Jesus; Momma
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Stories from the Good Book / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Letters
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You remind me of my cousin John the Baptist!
Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Jesus; John the Baptist
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Stories from the Good Book / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Letters
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]

First Line of Dialogue or Text
And did you ever really meet the devil, Mr. Christ?
Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Jesus; The Devil / Satan
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Stories from the Good Book / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Letters
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Did I ever tell about the time I was a doctor!?
Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Jesus; Lazarus
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Stories from the Good Book / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Letters
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Back in those days we didn't need a degree to practice psychiatry!
Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Jesus; Fop
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Stories from the Good Book / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Letters
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]

First Line of Dialogue or Text
May I ask just what the hell's going on here?
Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Jesus; Dirty Whore
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

Stories from the Good Book / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Letters
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I got some advice of dubious value from my old man once too!
Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Jesus; God; Judas; Officer
Reprints

Jesus and His Gang on a Hot Day (Table of Contents: 14)

Jesus / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Letters
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Jesus
Reprints

Jesus and the Man Possessed by Demons (Table of Contents: 15)

Jesus / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Letters
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Jesus; Brother
Reprints

Doubting Thomas (Table of Contents: 16)

Jesus / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Frank Stack
Inks
Frank Stack
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Jesus Christ; Thomas
Synopsis
Thomas literally reaches inside Jesus to pull out a mousetrap.
Reprints
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

A wordless four-panel sequence

The Dog Messiah (Table of Contents: 17)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]; Roger Martin
Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Letters
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
The Dog Messiah
Reprints
  • from City Moon ?

Indexer Notes

From 1985. Accompanied by a text piece credited to Martin. "City Moon" was a Lawrence, Kansas satirical newspaper.

Second Coming of Jesus Christ! (Table of Contents: 18)

Jesus / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Letters
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Jesus Christ; Andy
Reprints

Some Other Comings (Table of Contents: 19)

Jesus / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Letters
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Jesus
Reprints

Somebody We All Know Rides Again (Table of Contents: 20)

Jesus / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Letters
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Jesus Christ
Reprints

Jesus Goes to the Movies (Table of Contents: 21)

Jesus / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Letters
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Jesus; John the Baptist; Mary Magdalene; Jesus Christ (in-story movie version); Pontius Pilate; King Herod; Tiberius Caesar
Reprints

Jesus Meets the Armed Services (Table of Contents: 22)

Jesus / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Letters
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Jesus; Sarge; Maud Mae; Headshrinker
Reprints

Jesus Joins the Academic Community (Table of Contents: 23)

Jesus / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Letters
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Jesus Christ; Dean "Smiley" Fibeus
Reprints

Jesus Learns a Thing or Two (Table of Contents: 24)

Jesus / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Letters
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Jesus Christ; Murderin' Murray; Judge Scrotum
Reprints

Jesus Goes to a Faculty Party (Table of Contents: 25)

Jesus / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Letters
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Jesus Christ; Brenda; Jeff; Ortense; Dom; Clyde; Merle; Harvey; Jim Gibbon; Rosco; Bernice; Carlos; Stan
Reprints

The Daily Grind (Table of Contents: 26)

Jesus / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Letters
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Jesus Christ; Chairman; Geraldo; Goodman
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 27)

Jesus / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Letters
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This century is a real zero! It seems like nobody has any soul!
Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Jesus Christ
Reprints

And Now, a Word from God... (Table of Contents: 28)

Jesus / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Letters
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
God
Reprints

Jesus, Saviour of the World (Table of Contents: 29)

Jesus / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Letters
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Jesus; Souperman; God; Richard Nixon (silent cameo)
Synopsis
Jesus and Souperman try to reconstruct Earth which has been completely destroyed by nuclear weapons.
Reprints

Jesus and the Bank Robbers (Table of Contents: 30)

Jesus / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Letters
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Jesus Christ; Zeke; Bob; The Clerk; Sheriff
Reprints

Jesus In the Midwest (Table of Contents: 31)

Jesus / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Letters
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Jesus Christ
Reprints

Jesus Visits Hell (Table of Contents: 32)

Jesus / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Letters
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Jesus Christ; The Devil
Reprints

The Return of Jesus (Table of Contents: 33)

Jesus / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Letters
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Jesus Christ
Reprints

Top Level Meeting (Table of Contents: 34)

Jesus / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Letters
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Jesus Christ; Ron [Ronald Reagan]; George Bush; Mr. Big
Reprints

At Home With Jesus (Table of Contents: 35)

Jesus / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Letters
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Jesus Christ
Reprints

Over the Hill With Jesus (Table of Contents: 36)

Jesus / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Letters
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Jesus Christ; Joy
Reprints

Down the River With Jesus (Table of Contents: 37)

Jesus / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Letters
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Jesus Christ; Secretary; Lt. Gekko; Mike the Cameraman
Reprints

Jesus On Ice (Table of Contents: 38)

Jesus / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Letters
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Jesus Christ; Judge
Reprints

Jesus Meets Intellectual Property Rights (Table of Contents: 39)

Jesus / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Stack
Pencils
Frank Stack
Inks
Frank Stack
Letters
Frank Stack

Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Jesus Christ; Preston O. Vista; Studley Q. Mercurio; Richmond Numnutz; Vick Wack; Frank Sumatra

Indexer Notes

A brand new story.

About My Experience With Religion (Table of Contents: 40)

text article / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Stack
Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]; ? (photo)
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]; ? (photo)
Letters
typeset

Characters
Jesus Christ; Frank Stack (photo); Maurice Stack (photo); Stephen Stack (photo); Jon Bracker (photo); Robbie (photo); Gilbert Shelton (photo); Lora (photo); Joan (photo)

Indexer Notes

Includes two full-page illustrations and nine small photos.

Jesus Rides Again! (Table of Contents: 41)

Jesus / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 42)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]

Indexer Notes

Endpage. Same as inner front cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 43) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.55 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 44)

The New Adventures of Jesus / comic story / 0.45 page (report information)

Script
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon]
Pencils
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon] (painting)
Inks
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon] (painting)
Colors
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon] (painting)
Letters
Frank Stack [as Foolbert Sturgeon] (painting)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
If he were around today he'd be watching with the rest of us, wouldn't he?
Genre
humor; satire-parody
Characters
Jesus Christ
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The New Adventures of Jesus: The Second Coming
    Jesus
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. The New Adventures of Jesus: The Second Coming
  4. 3. Foreword
  5. 4. Introduction
  6. 5. Some Notes On the Origins of My Jesus Cartoons
  7. 6. ["Back in my hey day elders paid some attention when youth spoke..."]
    Stories from the Good Book
  8. 7. ["But dammit, Momma, I don't want to go to Solly's wedding feast."]
    Jesus
  9. 8. ["You remind me of my cousin John the Baptist!"]
    Stories from the Good Book
  10. 9. ["And did you ever really meet the devil, Mr. Christ?"]
    Stories from the Good Book
  11. 10. ["Did I ever tell about the time I was a doctor!?"]
    Stories from the Good Book
  12. 11. ["Back in those days we didn't need a degree to practice psychiatry!"]
    Stories from the Good Book
  13. 12. ["May I ask just what the hell's going on here?"]
    Stories from the Good Book
  14. 13. ["I got some advice of dubious value from my old man once too!"]
    Stories from the Good Book
  15. 14. Jesus and His Gang on a Hot Day
    Jesus
  16. 15. Jesus and the Man Possessed by Demons
    Jesus
  17. 16. Doubting Thomas
    Jesus
  18. 17. The Dog Messiah
  19. 18. Second Coming of Jesus Christ!
    Jesus
  20. 19. Some Other Comings
    Jesus
  21. 20. Somebody We All Know Rides Again
    Jesus
  22. 21. Jesus Goes to the Movies
    Jesus
  23. 22. Jesus Meets the Armed Services
    Jesus
  24. 23. Jesus Joins the Academic Community
    Jesus
  25. 24. Jesus Learns a Thing or Two
    Jesus
  26. 25. Jesus Goes to a Faculty Party
    Jesus
  27. 26. The Daily Grind
    Jesus
  28. 27. ["This century is a real zero! It seems like nobody has any soul!"]
    Jesus
  29. 28. And Now, a Word from God...
    Jesus
  30. 29. Jesus, Saviour of the World
    Jesus
  31. 30. Jesus and the Bank Robbers
    Jesus
  32. 31. Jesus In the Midwest
    Jesus
  33. 32. Jesus Visits Hell
    Jesus
  34. 33. The Return of Jesus
    Jesus
  35. 34. Top Level Meeting
    Jesus
  36. 35. At Home With Jesus
    Jesus
  37. 36. Over the Hill With Jesus
    Jesus
  38. 37. Down the River With Jesus
    Jesus
  39. 38. Jesus On Ice
    Jesus
  40. 39. Jesus Meets Intellectual Property Rights
    Jesus
  41. 40. About My Experience With Religion
  42. 41. Jesus Rides Again!
    Jesus
  43. 42. [no title indexed]
  44. 43. ["Frank Stack is one of those artists whose work I gobble up eagerly whenever I find it."]
  45. 44. ["If he were around today he'd be watching with the rest of us, wouldn't he?"]
    The New Adventures of Jesus
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