Barry R. Pearlman, Ph.D. B.Th., is a Catholic apologist and writer. He was born in South Wales but grew up and was educated in Texas. He studied mathematics, social psychology, and literature at the University of Houston. Upon graduation he returned to Wales, where he met his wife Anne, and eventually moved to Australia. There he obtained his doctorate in social psychology and a degree in theology, majoring in biblical theology and exegesis. Recent publications include A Certain Faith and Year of Faith Prayer Book. He is currently retired and lives in Wales.