Friday, May 18, 2012

Design, Deluge and Dilemma - Dr. Jonathan Safarti

Dr. Jonathan Sarfati is a former New Zealand national chess champion and creationist author with a PhD in chemistry. His Ph.D. in Chemistry was awarded for a thesis entitled ‘A Spectroscopic Study of some Chalcogenide Ring and Cage Molecules’. He has co-authored papers in mainstream scientific journals on high temperature superconductors and selenium-containing ring and cage-shaped molecules. He also had a co-authored paper on high-temperature superconductors published in Nature when he was 22. He works full-time for Creation Ministries International in Atlanta, GA. You can read a more complete bio at the website. Some of the excellent Creation resources from Creation Ministries International that Dr. Sarfati has penned include Refuting Evolution, which now has over 400,000 copies in print, Refuting Compromise, and is the co-author of the popular Creation Answers Book.

Additionally, Dr. Sarfati serves as co-editor of the beautiful Creation magazine and also writes and reviews articles for the Journal of Creation.

By the way, Dr. Sarfati

has played chess against up to 12 different opponents while blindfolded and still won!