John J. Pietrangelo is a college graduate with a Master's Degree in Educational Psychology. He has devoted more than fifty years of his life researching the multifarious religions from across the globe. Through his studies, he has gained in-depth knowledge of the subjects of psychology, philosophy, history, music, a broad spectrum of metaphysical teachings and beyond. He is now retired and resides in the state of Arizona. "The Call of Destiny: Secrets of the Lost Scrollsis" his first attempt at writing a novel wherein he has placed the distillation of countless hours of study and contemplation.