TITLE

Blanketing the Shroud

PUB. DATE
May 1980
SOURCE
National Review;5/30/1980, Vol. 32 Issue 11, p643
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article comments on the identification of the coin in the figure in the Jesus Christ relic, Shroud of Turin which has accurately dated the artefact. It reports that the coin was minted during the procuratorship of Pontius Pilate. The period when the coin was minted according to coin specialists is also stated. It criticizes the news media for its failure to feature news regarding the coin discovery. It explains the implications of the decision of the press to ignore the coin discovery.
ACCESSION #
6084699

 

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