Russ Breault


About Russ Breault

RUSS BREAULT has been researching and lecturing on the Shroud of Turin for over 30 years. His presentation makes use of over 200 superb images and unfolds like a CSI investigation. The audience is riveted as each clue is revealed and becomes another piece of a grand puzzle as the mystery of the Shroud is explored. Carefully designed to be educational and entertaining, Mr. Breault delivers a dynamic, fast-paced experience.

Mr. Breault has captivated hundreds of audiences from New York to Hawaii. College and university presentations include Duke, Auburn, Johns Hopkins, Penn State and West Point along with hundreds of church events.


Mr. Breault has appeared in numerous nationally televised documentaries airing on CBS, History Channel, Discovery Channel and EWTN. He has appeared on Good Morning America, ABC World News Tonight and was an adviser to CNN’s “Finding Jesus” series. He hosted and produced 12 episodes of The Shroud Report, a half-hour interview show with the world’s leading experts.

He has participated in nearly every international research symposium since the first Shroud of Turin Research Project (STURP) conference in 1981. He attended all three recent public exhibitions in Turin, Italy in 1998, 2000 and 2010.

Mr. Breault is the President and founder of the Shroud of Turin Education Project Inc. with a simple eleven word mission statement: “To advance the knowledge of the Shroud to a new generation”

National Television & Radio Appearances

National Documentaries

  • The Real Face of Jesus?–History Channel
  • Jesus: The Lost 40 Days–History Channel
  • Behold a Mystery – TBN
  • Mysteries of the Ancient World – CBS
  • Ancient Secrets of the Bible – Discovery
  • The Holy Winding Sheet – EWTN
  • Uncovering the Truth about Jesus
  • Mysteries of the Unexplained
  • Jesus: The Evidence
  • Jesus: The Great Debate
  • The Case for Christ’s Resurrection

National TV Appearances

  • ABC World News Tonight
  • Good Morning America
  • UP TV
  • Living The Life – CBN
  • Straight Talk – CBN
  • The 700 Club – CBN
  • Total Living with Jerry Rose – TLN
  • The Morning Show – Family Net

National Radio

  • Mornings with Lorri and Larry–Sirius Radio
  • Al Kresta – Syndicated Catholic Radio
  • Teresa Tomeo–Syndicated Catholic Radio
  • EWTN-Syndicated Radio
  • Focus on the Family
  • Speaking of Strange-Clearchannel syndicated radio
  • Homeward Bound Radio
  • Coast to Coast with George Noory

International Media

  • Channel One Russia

Radio Interviews:

  • EWTN – National Catholic Radio
  • Catholic Connection with Teresa Tomeo
  • Ave Maria Radio
  • Al Kresta – Kresta in the Afternoon
  • Relevant Radio – A Closer Look with Sheila Liaugminas
  • Spirit Catholic Radio Network

College & University Presentations

  • Duke University
  • Penn State University
  • Regent University
  • Cal State Dominguez Hills
  • East Carolina University
  • Eastern Kentucky University
  • Stonehill College
  • Augustana College
  • Mount St. Mary’s University
  • Alvernia University
  • DeSales University
  • Penn College of Technology
  • State University of NY (Suny)
  • West Point
  • Auburn University
  • Georgia Highlands College
  • University of Indianapolis
  • Roanoke College
  • Tennessee Wesleyan College
  • Spartanburg Methodist University
  • Roberts Wesleyan College
  • University of St. Thomas
  • Mount Aloysius College
  • Westminster College
  • Middle Tenn State University
  • University of Alabama-Birmingham
  • John Carroll University
  • Army Command College
  • Christendom College
  • Assumption College
  • Centralia College
  • Middlesex County College
  • U Mass – Amhurst
  • Minn. State University
  • University of Oregon
  • NE Ohio Medial University
  • UNC Charlotte
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • GA Tech
  • Lynn University
  • McDaniel College
  • University of Louisiana
  • Bradley University
  • And More…..

Military Presentations

  • West Point Military Academy
  • U.S. Army Command College
  • U.S. Naval Academy Alumni Assoc.
  • Fort Polk
  • Fort Rucker
  • Fort Shafter
  • Fort Benning
  • Fort Bragg
  • Fort Stewart
  • Schofield Barracks
  • Fort Leavenworth
  • Fort MacPherson
  • And More….

International Conferences

Right out of college, Russ Breault attended the Shroud of Turin Research Project (STURP) press conference in 1981 where the final results of their exhaustive research was made public. He later participated in the following international conferences and exhibitions:

New London – 1981
Paris – 1989
NYC – 1990
Rome – 1993
Turin – 1998
Dallas – 1998
Turin – 1998 Worldwide Exhibition
Richmond – 1999
Orvieto – 2000
Turin – 2000 Worldwide Exhibition
Dallas – 2001
Dallas – 2005
Ohio State U. – 2008
Turin – 2010 Worldwide Exhibition
St. Louis – 2014
Pasco, WA – 2017