Raymond Rogers says his research and chemical tests show the material used in the 1988 radiocarbon analysis was cut from a medieval patch woven into the shroud to repair fire damage.
The shroud, which bears the faint image of a blood-covered man, is believed by some to be Christ's burial cloth.
The Shroud of Turin is the most researched piece of cloth in the history of mankind, and yet, no one has been able to offer an explanation of how such a perfect photographic image could be formed on an ancient linen cloth.
Shown above is a picture of what the shroud of Turin looks like when it is completely stretched out to its full length of 14 feet 3 inches (4.4 Meter) and width of 3 feet 7 inches (1.1 Meter).
Then Jesus said, “Because you have seen me, you have believed; blessed are those who have not seen and yet have believed.” If in your faith walk you identify with Doubting Thomas, keep reading.
Remarkably, two ancient pieces of cloth, the Shroud of Turin and the Sudarium of Oviedo, are extant today. John the Baptist in Turin, Italy, the Shroud is believed by millions to be the burial cloth of Jesus.