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NEWS: 'Jesus-Era' Burial Cloth Casts Doubt on Turin Shroud In terms of the earthquake data alone, Williams and his team acknowledge that the seismic activity associated with the crucifixion could refer to “an earthquake that occurred sometime before or after the crucifixion and was in effect ‘borrowed’ by the author of the Gospel of Matthew, and a local earthquake between 26 and 36 A. that was sufficiently energetic to deform the sediments of Ein Gedi but not energetic enough to produce a still extant and extra-biblical historical record.” “If the last possibility is true, this would mean that the report of an earthquake in the Gospel of Matthew is a type of allegory,” they write.Williams is studying yet another possible natural happening associated with the crucifixion — darkness.Three of the four canonical gospels report darkness from noon to 3 p.m. Such darkness could have been caused by a duststorm, he believes.) (For contrast, I have NEVER PRAISED IT in 45 years!)I have reduced many of the prices in this catalog (in May, 2010) to assist the American who is finding it difficult to earn enough to pay his bills.