Originally Posted by SonCatcher
The apparent existence of incorrupt bodies from outside Christianity is one reason incorruptibility is no longer considered a miracle for purposes of canonization.
That's interesting, I didn't know that.
I wonder if this has ever been looked in to scientifically. I can fathom how a body locked in an air-tight crypt under ground may deteriorate slowly or not at all...but many incorruptables were not interred like that. I wonder how that works...