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FIRE Talk – The Science Behind the Shroud: Evidence for the Truth of the Shroud of Turin
September 22, 2019 @ 10:15 am - 11:45 am
F.I.R.E. Talk – Richard Bernatchez
“The Science Behind the Shroud: Evidence for the Truth of the Shroud of Turin”
Sunday, September 22, 10:15
Sacred Heart Parish Center
The Shroud of Turin is a piece of cloth seemingly imprinted with a human image and traditionally claimed to be Jesus’ burial cloth. Richard Bernatchez explores the scientific evidence behind the the Shroud and the two other sacred cloths of the Passion, the Sudarium of Oviedo (a cloth covering Jesus’ head) and the Tunic of Argenteuil (Jesus’ seamless garment).
Richard Bernatchez is the head of Faith Based Communications, a non-profit dedicated to spreading evidence for aspects of the Catholic faith. He is a registered Professional Engineer, with a Master’s degree in Engineering Administration. He and his wife of 50 years have adopted eleven children from around the world and have been strongly invested in parish religious education.