New Claim for Authenticity of Shroud of Turin

Australian researcher Brendan Whiting feels he has evidence that can prove that the Shroud of Turin dates to the time of Christ. Whiting published his findings in a new book, The Shroud Story.

Whiting argues that previous carbon testing of the shroud, which dated the cloth to the 14th century, was conducted on a patch and not on the main body of the shroud. "Many people were falsely led to believe that the shroud's life-size image of a naked crucified man is a medieval forgery," Mr Whiting said. "But recent scientific tests proved the carbon-dating result was anomalous.