Rev. Karl H. Peshke, S. V. D., born in Germany, is a member of the Divine Word Missionaries. He acquired the licentiate in theology at the Gregorian University and the doctorate in moral theology and the doctorate in moral theology at the Accademia Alfonsiana in Rome. His long experience as lecturer of moral theology resulted from teaching assignments in Brazil, Germany, the Philippines, Italy and at last, Austria. Christian Ethics has been translated into numerous languages, including Italian, Korean, German, Chinese, Indonesian, and others.