Removal of samples from the shroud the sampling of the shroud took place in the sacristy at turin cathedral on the morning of 21 april 1988.
The shroud of turin or turin shroud italian sindone di torino sacra sindone ˈsaːkra ˈsindone or santa sindone is a length of linen cloth bearing the negative image of a man who is alleged to be jesus of nazarethit is kept in the royal chapel of the cathedral of saint john the baptist in turin piedmont northern italythe cloth itself is believed by some to be the burial shroud that.
The shroud of turin a linen cloth that tradition associates with the crucifixion and burial of jesus has undergone numerous scientific tests the most notable of which is radiocarbon dating in an attempt to determine the relics authenticity in 1988 scientists at three separate laboratories dated samples from the shroud to a range of 12601390 ad which coincides with the first certain.
Update after reading our original article on the shroud of turin and its carbon dating a usa college student writing a thesis on the subject asked us a series of questions regarding our skepticism towards the shroud of turinthus weve rehashed this page to include our answers since they provide yet more reasons to reject the shroud as authentic the original article detailing father laisney.
all empirical evidence and logical reasoning concerning the shroud of turin will lead any objective rational person to the firm conclusion that the shroud is an artifact created by an artist in the fourteenthcenturysteven d schafersman the shroud of turin is a woven cloth about 14 feet.
This authoritative book about the controversial shroud of turin claimed to be the burial cloth of jesus presents overwhelming evidence that the cloth is actually the creation of a clever medieval artist.
the skeptical shroud of turin website presents the artistic historical scholarly and scientific evidence that demonstrates that the shroud of turin is a medieval artifact and forgery.
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What jesus really looked like may not be like the portraits of jesus we see everywhere see the real photo of jesus here taken from the miracle image on his burial cloth known as the shroud of turin.