Paul Collins

Paul Collins is an historian, broadcaster and writer. A Catholic priest for thirty-three years, he resigned from the active ministry in 2001 following a dispute with the Vatican over his book <em>Papal Power</em> (Harper Collins (1997)). He is the author of seventeen books, the most recent being <em>The Depopulation Imperative </em>(Australian Scholarly (2021)) and <em>Recovering the ‘True Church’</em> (Coventry (2022)). A former head of the religion and ethics department in the ABC, he is well known as a public commentator on Catholicism and the papacy and also has a strong interest in ethics, environmental and population issues.


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