The documented part of its history begins in , when it was exhibited for the first time in Lirey France. In it was sold to the Duke of Savoy. In it was damaged in a fire, and in was transferred to Turin, where it is located today. Although the Catholic Church allows its veneration, it has never pronounced either in favor or against the authenticity of the Shroud, which from the beginning was the subject of controversy, as some claimed it was a contemporary painting, while others considered it authentic. In the Shroud was photographed for the first time and the image was found to be much sharper on negatives than on positives, so the original image appears to be roughly equivalent to a photographic negative. The assumption that the Shroud is a painting made in the 13thth century must deal with the following inklings:.
This website focuses on the latest dating challenges of the Shroud of Turin. Although most Christians consider the Shroud to be the genuine burial cloth of Jesus, the results of the c carbon dating has been puzzling. Firm believers in the authenticity of the Shroud were confident of a serious dating error or incredible oversight in the c dating process. We dedicate this website to the remembrance Brendan Whiting, who's book "The Shroud Story" introduced the world to the most powerful evidence that the Shroud c data dating the Shroud in the 14th Century was invalid. Breaking News : Brendan Whiting's conclusions were correct! This book, co-written by Fanti and Saverio Gaeta, is the exciting account of a discovery and the story of the extraordinary historical events of the most precious and revered relic of Christianity. So why all the controversy?
One of the most famous candidates is the Shroud of Turin , so named because it has been housed in the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist in Turin, Italy, since However, new forensic research suggests the holy shroud might not be the real deal. The Shroud of Turin, a foot linen cloth bearing an image of a crucified man, first surfaced in
Added September 11, This page is for additions, corrections, etc. The date in each entry refers to the chronological entry in the book or its appropriate place if it's a new entry. New entry. One of those researchers, Dr.