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Mount Etna erupted on Dec. 3 in spectacular fashion, unleashing plumes of hot matter as high as two miles into the Italian sky. The eruption only lasted 50 minutes, covering the surrounding villages of Linguaglossa, Francavilla di Sicilia, Milazzo, Messina, and Reggio Calabria in ashes. Mount Etna had been dormant for two years. Photograph by Marco Restivo Barcroft Media/Landov.
A few hours from Hollywood in #California is #AlabamaHills Recreation Area -- an area that has captured the imagination of filmmakers, videographers and adventurers. The rounded contours of the geologic phenomena called the Alabamas create an otherworldly landscape that is great for hiking, biking and climbing. Since the 1920s, more than 400 movies have been filmed here, including Gladiator, Iron Man and #StarTrek V
<i>This opinion piece is by Russell Moore, president of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention.</i><p>As I write this, the Supreme Court has handed down what will be the “Roe v. Wade” of marriage, redefining marriage in all 50 states. This is a sober moment, and I am a …Faith
The book of Job has both shaken me and shaped me.<p>When I first read it, I found it troubling. It didn’t seem fair. Job was a righteous man. But over …