imageThe Norman Transcript reports:

Shroud Encounter will come 7:30 p.m. April 18 to St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 900 S. Littler Ave. in Edmond, and 2 p.m. April 19 to St. Joseph Catholic Church, 211 N. Porter Ave. in Norman.

Admission is $10. A museum-quality, life-size replica will be on display. Proceeds will benefit OK Catholic Radio 97.3 FM.

Shroud Encounter is a production of the Shroud of Turin Education Project Inc. and will be presented by international expert Russ Breault. The presentation is a fast-moving, big-screen experience using more than 200 images covering all aspects of Shroud research.

Breault has been featured in several national documentaries seen on CBS, the History Channel and Discovery. He was interviewed last year for “Good Morning America” to discuss the latest research. He has presented at numerous colleges and universities, including Duke, West Point, Johns Hopkins and Penn State. For more information, see

Norman and Edmond are towns adjacent to Oklahoma City. Just follow the tumbleweed along Interstate 35.