Clement Butel has a tertiary qualification in accountancy. He worked with an Australian government department from the middle of the Great Depression until his retirement in 1977. In the later years of his employment, he gained research and writing experience through having to investigate taxation disputes and to prepare precise statements of fact and law for use as briefs in taxation tribunals and court appeals. Since his retirement, he has opposed the evolutionary worldview in letters and in articles published by non-evolutionists in his own Church. He has been a subscriber to Creation magazine since its inception.
Some of his articles are as follows: