Shroud Web Tour

“Science can’t prove that it is the Shroud of Christ, the best it could do is say that this probably wrapped the historical Jesus.  But the question theology asks, the question faith asks, is, ‘Who do you say that I am?’” 
(Fr. Kim Dreisbach, Episcopal Priest [1934 - 2006]
The Shroud of Turin - Natural View 
The Shroud of Turin should never be used to base one’s faith upon.  But when used correctly, it can be a powerful tool to meditate and reflect on the Passion, Death, and Resurrection of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.

The Shroud of Turin - Natural Face View
Discover more about this extraordinary gift and go beyond the presentation using the links below:
This area is like a flowing tour, each link has a link to the next topic at the bottom of its page.

Observations and History:

Known History
The Shroud's Home: St. John's Cathedral · Turin, Italy

The Science:

The Hidden Image
VP-8 Image Analyzer
Blood Marks?
Two Image Formations
Microscopic Traces: Pollen, Dust, and Paint
The Image of the Resurrection
Carbon Dating

Other Thoughts:

Probable History before the 1350’s

Preserving the Shroud:

2002 Preservation Project of the Shroud

The Theology of the Shroud:

The Tangible Emmanuel
The Icon of Jesus Christ
The Trinity Revealed
Our Natural End
The Sacramental Character

Other Connections:

Cloth of Oviedo
Eucharistic Miracle of Lanciano
The Stigmata
The Proper Place of Relics
The Veil of Veronica
The Image of the Divine Mercy and the Shroud