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Earthquake Date: 1857 A.D.

Earthquake in Calabria, Montemurro and many other towns destroyed, and about 22,000 lives lost in a few seconds.

“Every comfort that the saints have in this world is a promise to them of those eternal mercies which the Lord hath provided for them: as every affliction that the wicked have here, is but the beginning of sorrows.”
–Jeremiah Burroughs, The Rare Jewel of Christian Contentment