This is by no means a massive list, in fact right now I know of only two, though these two are fairly well known. If you know of anymore I would love to know about them, so leave a comment.
- A Charlie Brown Christmas – I love this shot at the commericalism of most Christmas specials as Linus lays down the true meaning of Christmas. The majority of the Charlie Brown specials don’t have any deep embedded spirituality, so this episode is a little abnormal.
2 X-Men (Season 2 Episode 18) “Night Crawler” – With a surprisingly deep message, a jaded disillusioned hate filled Wolverine, meets Night Crawler a mutant that has been hated more than most, but is at peace and full of forgiveness. Night Crawler presents his faith to Wolverine and even gives him a Bible. At the end Wolverine begins to repair his relationship with God. Though not mentioning Jesus directly the strong Christian references and message is unmistakable. The biggest surprise is just that this one got on public television.
For more on Christian Animation check out my post “Ranking of the Best Christian Animation Series/