About the Author
Edward N. Peters received his civil law degree from the University of Missouri at Columbia and his doctoral degree in canon law fro the Catholic University of America. He has held a number of teaching and administrative posts, and presently serves as Director of the Office for Canonical Affairs for the Diocese of San Diego as well as collegiate judge on the diocesan and appellate tribunal. His articles and reviews have appeared in a wide variety of Catholic and secular publications and he is a consultant to many ecclesiastical institutions and persons. He and his wife Angela are raising six children.