Radiocarbon dating of the shroud of turin
And even though I want to believe that it belonged to Jesus, I think it would be better if it remained a mystery.
Benjamin, Pittsburgh, USA Time heals all wounds, solves all mystery, and buries all truth. This debate will only be solved after UFOs and the Kennedy assassination.
"The radiocarbon sample cannot be older than about AD 1290, agreeing with the age determined in 1988.Maybe, some day, we'll find that the 'story' was true!Nancy Robinson, Pittsburgh, PA, USA Whether the shroud is faked or real does not diminish in anyway the fact that Christ died and was wrapped in a piece of cloth."It was embarrassing to have to agree with them," Mr Rogers told the BBC News website.The 4m-long linen sheet was damaged in several fires since its existence was first recorded in France in 1357, including a church blaze in 1532.