Exact same problem here. I can’t figure out how to fix it. Paradise theme, here’s the error: Fatal error: Call-time pass-by-reference has been removed in /home3/gypsycre/public_html/wp-content/themes/Paradise/functions/custom_types/sliders.php on line 123
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