R. Edwin Sherman is a Fellow of the Casualty Actuarial Society (F.C.A.S.) and a Member of the American Academy of Actuaries (M.A.A.A). Mr. Sherman received a B.A. and an M.A. in Mathematics from the University of California at San Diego. He is the founder of the Isaac Newton Bible Code Research Society, the number one Bible code resource on the Internet. A Christian since 1972, Mr. Sherman is deeply committed to the impartial examination of the phenomenon of Bible codes. He works with a research team that includes two Hebrew experts, one an agnostic Jew, the other an orthodox Jew.
Mathematician and statistical expert R. Edwin Sherman shared evidence which he believes shows that Bible codes were authored by a divine intelligence. The messages or codes are derived from system of equally spaced letter sequences that are computed by a software program, after a search term is entered.