scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 385
GOD IN THE DETAILS The whole theory of various shrouds and their existence is what this article is based on His main focus is the shroud of Turin which is believed Jesus Christ was wrapped in But radioactive carbon dating has proved that it was made in the Middle Ages and yet many people still go and visit it In order to understand his point he gives us three different facts The image that is on the shroud has a relationship so deep with all the things the Bible tells on the Passion and Death of Jesus that any sensible man feels greatly touched and heart-broke says John-Paul the 2nd after praying in front of the shroud The pope has asked scientists through the means of a worldwide message to keep on searching for answers relating the shroud The word shroud comes from the ancient Hebrew world which in Jewish is a cloth that is wrapped around a dead corpse It is said Jesus Christ was wrapped in the holy shroud in Turin that we found Many universities provide a course of Sindeonology which is the study of the holy shroud Studies have shown that the shroud is dated approximately during the Middle Ages therefore it is impossible for it to be the shroud that wrapped the body of Jesus Christ The Italian microanalyst Giovanni Riggi cut 10mm of the linen cut it into three equal parts and then sent it to labs in Zurich Oxford and Arizona These labs performed radioactive carbon dating on it and the results ranged from 1260 to 1390 therefore proving this shroud was made during medieval times Alan Adler states that the tests could have been precise although not been accurate The sample used for dating was water-stained scorched and the edge is back-woven which shows repair had been done I found this article extremely informing and Im not at all surprised that there is a mystery
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA