John Howard's Cabinet - 2007

Prime Minister - Anglican
The Hon John Howard MP

Minister for Transport and Regional Services - Catholic
(Deputy Prime Minister)
The Hon Mark Vaile MP

Treasurer - Anglican
The Hon Peter Costello MP

Minister for Foreign Affairs - Anglican
The Hon Alexander Downer MP

Minister for Trade
The Hon Warren Truss MP

Minister for Finance and Administration - Anglican
(Leader of the Government in the Senate)
(Vice-President of the Executive Council)
Senator the Hon Nick Minchin

Minister for Health and Ageing - Catholic
(Leader of the House)
The Hon Tony Abbott MP

Attorney-General - Anglican
The Hon Philip Ruddock MP

Minister for Communications, Information Technology and the Arts - Catholic
(Deputy Leader of the Government in the Senate)
Senator the Hon Helen Coonan

Minister for Defence - Catholic
The Hon Dr Brendan Nelson MP

Minister for Industry, Tourism and Resources
The Hon Ian Macfarlane MP

Minister for Immigration and Citizenship - Catholic
The Hon Kevin Andrews MP

Minister for Human Services
Senator the Hon Ian Campbell - Resigned Saturday March 3, 2007
Senator the Hon Christopher Ellison - became new minister

Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry - Catholic
(Deputy Leader of the House)

The Hon Peter McGauran MP

Minister for Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs
Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for Indigenous Affairs
The Hon Mal Brough MP

Minister for Education, Science and Training
Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for Women's Issues
The Hon Julie Bishop MP

Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations - Catholic
Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for the Public Service
The Hon Joe Hockey MP

Minister for the Environment and Water Resources - Catholic
The Hon Malcolm Turnbull MP

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With thanks to Christopher Pearson, Weekend Australian February 3, 2007, for documenting the number of Catholics and fairly observant Anglicans in the new ministerial line-up.