Senior Advisor

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Russ as seen on the History Channel’s “The Real Face of Jesus?” 2010 - 2016

Russ Breault is a lifelong researcher on the Shroud of Turin, believed by millions to be the burial cloth that wrapped Jesus in the tomb.  He attended the first United States scientific symposium in 1981 and has participated in numerous conferences since.  He has lectured at hundreds of colleges, universities and churches of all denominations.  He has appeared in numerous documentaries seen on History Channel, Discovery and EWTN.  He was an advisor for the CNN series Finding Jesus and has also been interviewed for Good Morning America and ABC’s World News Tonight. He has personally seen the Shroud three times in 1998, 2000 and 2010. 

Russ is president and founder of the Shroud of Turin Education Project, Inc. with a simple mission statement: To advance the knowledge of the Shroud to a new generation.  He hosts two websites: and

2021 Shroud Event Speaker and Moderator

Russ will open the Museum of the Bible’s 2021 Shroud speakers event in July (date to be announced soon.) with his “Shroud 101” presentation. And at the 2022 International Shroud conference (date to be announced soon) he will be the conference panel moderator.

Details to come.


On January 18, 2020, the Museum of the Bible hosted an all-star speaker event with five leading Shroud experts from around the globe. Russ Breault was the host of the sold-out, successful event called: "Shroud of Turin: EXPLORE THE MYSTERY." Read more:

Exclusive Report: Museum of the Bible Hosts Shroud Event in Washington, D.C.

Russ Breault and Myra Adams at the Museum of the Bible on April 23, 2019 at the kick-off reception for the Shroud exhibition after the announcement at the National Catholic Prayer Breakfast. Russ gave a presentation for Breakfast attendees and the leadership of the Museum.