Stephen Andrew Missick is the author of The Words of Jesus in the Original Aramaic, Mary of Magdala and Treasures of the Language of Jesus. Reverend Missick graduated from Sam Houston State University. He attended seminary at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He has traveled widely throughout the Middle East visiting the Aramaic speaking Christians of Syria and Iraq.
He has written articles on the history of the Assyrian Church for the Journal of Assyrian Academic Studies. He served with the United States Army in Operation Iraqi Freedom. He is the author and illustrator of The Hammer of God comic book.