Scientist Believes Shroud of Turin Enveloped a Real Crucifixion Victim
Dr. Michael Tite, the project coordinator who supervised the carbon-14 dating of the Shroud of Turin in 1988, was recently interviewed by the BBC.
Dr. Tite's opinion is that the Shroud is not a painting. He also believes that it is a real shroud which enveloped a real crucifixion victim. The carbon-14 tests dated the linen from which the Shroud is made to the period between 1260 and 1390 AD. If these results are accurate, the man in the Shroud could not be the historical Jesus.
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