Announcing the 2019 Shroud Conference:

 

The 2019 International Conference on the Shroud of Turin will be held Wednesday, August 14, starting at 4:00 pm to Saturday, August 17, 2019, ending at 1:00 pm.  It will be held at the Redeemer University College in Ancaster, Canada, southwest of Toronto.  The title of the conference is “Science, Theology and the Turin Shroud”.  Plenary speakers include Russ Breault, Joe Nickell, Joe Marino, Bob Rucker, and Barrie Schwortz.  Workshops and poster presentations will also be included.  Full information and registration are at:

 

https://custance.org/conference/science-theology-and-the-turin-shroud/

 

The goal of the 2019 International Conference on the Shroud of Turin is to summarize and evaluate the large amount of research that has been done on the Shroud and to encourage continual studies on the Shroud.  A broad range of topics will be covered in the conference including science, history, philosophy, theology, and sociology to provide insights into the nature of the Shroud and its impact on society.

 

The Redeemer University College is located at 777 Garner Rd E, Ancaster, ON, Canada, L9K1J4, about a 50-minute drive southwest of the Toronto International Airport (YYZ) in Toronto, Canada.  On campus accommodation is available through Conference Services at Redeemer.  For the type of accommodation and pricing, go to:

 

https://www.redeemer.ca/services/conference-services/facilities/guest-accommodations/

 

Off campus accommodations include several nearby inns, motels, hotels, and B&B’s.  The conference is being organized by Dr. Gary Chiang, Ph.D. in neurobiology and professor at Redeemer College.  Dr. Chiang is the author of the book “The Holy Shroud of Turin: A Genuine Artifact of the Resurrection of Jesus Christ”.