Paul Anthony Wallis is an internationally Bestselling Author, whose books probe world mythologies and ancestral narratives for their insights into human origins, human potential and our place in the cosmos. A popular speaker and researcher, his documentaries and collaborations are watched by millions worldwide. As a senior churchman, Paul served as a Church Doctor, a Theological Educator, and an Archdeacon in the Anglican Church in Australia, and has published numerous titles on Christian mysticism and spirituality. His 2020 book “ESCAPING FROM EDEN” was hailed by George Noory as “This generation’s ‘Chariots of the Gods!'” propelling Paul onto the international stage as the go-to-guy in the field of paleo-contact. Paul’s latest book “THE SCARS OF EDEN” is endorsed by Erich Von Daniken.
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Born in Buckinghamshire, England, Paul enjoyed periods of life in Bath, Nottingham, Portsmouth and London, and commuted for a ten year period between homes in the UK and Montreal, Canada, later settling in Australia. His travels around the world have included horse trekking in the depths of the Grand Canyon and the heights of the Himalayas, swimming in the Amazon, parachuting in Australia, and surviving a charging rhinoceros in Zambia – along with more peaceful pilgrimages to Egypt, Zimbabwe, France, Portugal, Spain, Italy, Greece, Turkey, Germany, Switzerland, Belgium, Hong Kong, Singapore, New Zealand and Kashmir.
Paul’s studies in languages, linguistics and theology took him to The University of Bath (UK) The Machiavelli Institute in Florence (Italy) St John’s College and the University of Nottingham (UK) and to the Instituto Pastoral Regional in Belem, Amazonia (Brazil.)
In the 1980’s, 1990’s & early 2000s Paul’s work centred on establishing foundations in faith communities, being instrumental in planting six new churches in Anglican and charismatic streams. Since the late 1990s Paul has designed and delivered training for pastors of churches in the UK, Korea, West Africa and Australia. In Australia, Paul has delivered courses on the History of Christian Thought and Biblical Hermeneutics (principles of interpreting texts) and has served as a Community-Doctor in Intentional Interim ministry and as an Archdeacon in the Anglican Church in Australia.
Paul’s books draw on diverse sources as explores the realm of spirituality and mysticism, probing the world’s mythology and ancestral narratives for their insights into human origins and the releasing of our potential for a better human experience.
Paul practices personal coaching with a few clients each year. He is a musician, a mystic, a healing practitioner in the Christian tradition, an enthusiastic chef and a barefoot walker. Paul is married with three children and lives in New South Wales, Australia.