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Social Organizations serving the Shroud Exposition

From its preparation until June 24, the organizers of the Exposition have and continue to involve the whole city in the welcoming services for the hundreds of thousands of Shroud Pilgrims. They have worked to transform the contribution potential of every person, association, and institute into concrete resources. Many have contributed greatly and have played a major role in making this exposition a reality.”   … Continua a leggere »

Visits to the Shroud for those with serious diseases

Everyone should be given the opportunity to see and spend a few minutes in prayer before the Shroud.  This is especially true for people with serious diseases. For this reason, Shroud Medical Services, directed by Dr. Sergio Sgambetterra, has developed a procedure which allows any patient, even those immobilized or restricted to a stretcher, for example people with ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis) to make a … Continua a leggere »

The Opening of the Shroud Exposition 2015

The Shroud Exposition of 2015, which will run until 24 June, opened this morning with a solemn Eucharistic celebration in the Cathedral, presided over by the Archbishop of Turin Msgr. Cesare Nosiglia and broadcast live on RAI.   “The gaze that turns towards the Shroud meets the gentle presence of total charity, forgetting oneself and compassionate – said Monsignor Nosiglia during the sermon – This … Continua a leggere »

The Papal Throne is once again in Turin for the visit of Pope Francis

The chair was designed in 2010 by the Italian Chair District in the occasion of Pope Benedict XVI visit for the Holy Shroud Exposition

 During the visit of Pope Francis to Turin on 21st June, as requested by the Organizational Committee for the Holy Shroud Exposition 2015, the Italian Chair District will provide the same papal chair that the Friulian Company designed in 2010 for the visit of Pope Benedict XVI to Turin on the occasion of the previous Shroud Exposition. Today the Chair is kept in the Abbey … Continua a leggere »

On the road to the Exhibition

Press Conference with Mons. Nosiglia, Elide Tisi, Maurizio Baradello – The Deposition by Beato Angelico will be exhibited at the same time as the exhibition – Nearly 600 thousand bookings – The role of the partners – The Shroud on the Valmora water bottle labels to encourage bookings.   The Deposition is a priceless and highly emotional painting. The “Deposition of the dead Christ” (1436) by Giovanni da … Continua a leggere »