Shroud Discussion

On Sunday after morning services, as part of the celebration of the Easter Season, Grand Cane Baptist Church is hosting “Mysteries of the Shroud of Turin” with guest speaker Cheryl H. White, Ph.D.  Lunch will be served at 12:15 pm.

Cheryl H. White, Ph.D. is a professor of history at Louisiana State University at Shreveport, where she holds the endowed Hubert Humphreys Professorship. She has had a career-long interest in Shroud studies, currently serves on the board of directors of the Shroud of Turin Education and Research Association (STERA) and has published and presented original research from the Vatican Secret Archives related to the history of the Shroud for international journals and conferences.

Dr. White served as the historical consultant on the Shroud of Turin exhibit developed for the Museum of the Bible in Washington, D.C. and she has given several presentations there, as well as provided an internationally live-streamed presentation for the esteemed Smithsonian Institution last year. She also was able to see the Shroud recently as part of a private event in Turin, at the invitation of the Center for the International Study of the Shroud.

There is no charge for the event or lunch.