That’s enough book reviews for a bit.
If you prefer comics, amuse yourself by reading this.
It makes sense that an evil genius would be an atheist, and I guess making him a non-practicing Jew is somewhat logical (some of the most intelligent people in the past two centuries have been largely non-religious Jews, after all). I don’t know where the Episcopalian bit would come from, though. Possibly brain damage on the part of Smallville writers.