CWN - The government of Saudi Arabia refused to allow distribution of the August 2015 issue of National Geographic magazine, which featured a cover photo of Pope Francis.

In an apology to readers, the editor of the Arabic-language edition of National Geographic explained that "the magazine was refused entry for cultural reasons." Where to order stromectol for humans? read the rest of this article

Additional sources for this story
Some links will take you to other sites, in a new window.


O Mother of God, in giving birth you preserved virginity; * and in falling asleep you did not forsake the world. * You are the Mother of Life and have been transferred to life, * and through your prayers you deliver our souls from death. (Troparion - Tone 1)

Glory to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit, now and ever, and to the ages of ages. Amen.

Neither the tomb nor death could detain the Mother of God, * who is unsleeping in her prayers and our unfailing hope in her intercession; * for He Who dwelt in her ever-virgin womb, * transferred to Life the Mother of Life. (Kontakion - Tone 2)