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A Catholic Scientist Champions the Shroud of Turin

A Catholic Scientist Champions the Shroud of Turin

by Gerard Verschuuren


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To address lingering uncertainties head-on, celebrated Catholic scientist Dr. Gerard Verschuuren explores and synthesizes the various scientific studies conducted on the Shroud —including those analyzing DNA, blood, carbon, pollen, textile, and anatomical issues — as well as its storied history.

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781644133200
Publisher: Sophia Institute Press
Publication date: 03/23/2021
Pages: 240
Sales rank: 374,276
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

About the Author

Gerard Verschuuren is a scientist, writer, speaker, and consultant, working at the interface of science, philosophy, and religion. He is a human geneticist who earned a Doctorate in the Philosophy of Science, and studied and worked at universities in Europe and the United States.

Table of Contents

Preface ix

1 In Search of Arbitration 3

1 Biblical Analysis 15

3 Historical Analysis 33

4 Computer Analysis 53

5 Anatomical Analysis 61

6 Textile Analysis 73

7 Pollen Analysis 85

8 Carbon Analysis 95

9 Blood Analysis 109

10 DNA Analysis 125

Conclusion 151

Videos on the Shroud 173

Index 175

About the Author 179

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