In commemoration of that historic event, we will be celebrating the anniversary year with some special materials in each of our regular updates and culminating with a Special STURP Update on October 8, 2018, 40 years to the day that we began our examination of the Shroud in 1978.This update also brings you nine more issues of Rex Morgan's Shroud News, word of a special youth Shroud exhibition approved by Pope Francis in August 2018, memorials for several departed Shroud scholars and much more.As you scroll down through the page, you can review the items that were added this year in chronological order.You should find this an excellent way to sample the evolving content of this website.Her passing leaves a void that will not be easily filled and she will be sorely missed by all that knew her.Here is a link to her Official Obituary in the At the news of Diana's passing, we received an outpouring of comments and condolences from many noted Shroud scholars and researchers around the world who knew Diana and wanted to share their stories and comments with us.The men are leading the charge and the men are doing all of these great things in the story and the woman's just kind of there as an action piece. Well, the thing about our show is that the women are leading the charge.
Of course, it also brings with it the sadness of knowing that so many of our team members have passed away in the ensuing years.
And you can also view every previous year's Website News pages at the links below: Today, January 21, 2018, marks our 22nd anniversary on the internet!
However, even more important is the fact that this year also marks the 40th anniversary of the first ever in-depth scientific examination of the Shroud of Turin by the Shroud of Turin Research Project (STURP) on October 8-13, 1978.
Here is the link to A Tribute to the STURP Team - 1978-2008, which runs just under 15 minutes.
Watch for more important STURP information in every future update this year.