Personal Info:
Real Name: Unknown
Also Known As: No known Alias
Place Of Birth: Unknown
First Appearance: Ghost Rider Vol.6 #24 (2008) Modern Age Villain
Known Associates: Zadkiel, Blackout, Big Wheel, Vengeance, Madcap, Orb, Scarecrow, Trull the Mighty
Group Affiliation: Formerly Ghost Rider Assassination League
Base Of Operations: Mobile
Grudges: Ghost Rider
Creators: Jason Aaron and Tan Eng Huat
Enhanced Abilities: Deacon has super human strength, endurance and durability.
Immunity: Deacon is not affected by the Ghost Rider's penance stare because he doesn't feel guilty about anything.
Weapons: Deacon has two holy golden swords which are supposedly deadly enough to kill Ghost Rider.
The Deacon was a serial killer who believed that he was chosen by God to kill the sinners of the world, but in fact he was chosen by Zadkiel, eventually he was captured and put in prison.
When Johnny Blaze learned the truth of his origin, he went to the prison the Deacon was held in to talk to a priest that was being held there for murder. One of the prison guards let Deacon out of his cell and gave him two large knives and the stone serum, giving him super powers.
Deacon at Marvel Database
Deacon at Comic Vine