Jabal Maqla’s Blackened Peak

Jabal Maqla is recognizable by its distinct blackened peak, which some say may be the evidence of God descending on Mount Sinai as a fire. Researchers have tried to figure out what may have caused this strange color pattern, and theories range from ancient volcanic activity to an external source of “burning.”  Josephus’ Description The … Continue reading Jabal Maqla’s Blackened Peak