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Maltese Association

Order of Malta

Latest News

  • 07/01/2021

    Donation of over 120 food hampers

    The Maltese Association of the Order of Malta assisted many needy families, institutions and homes over the festive season.  Over 120 food hampers were distributed by volunteers and members to various charitable institutions in Malta. In response to the greatly increased number of requests for assistance, caused by the current COVID pandemic, the Association, with […]

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  • 25/12/2020

    Happy Christmas 2020

    The Adoration of the Magi Reverse of Pope Pius V (1566-72) Anno VI medal, engraved by Federicus Parmensis, Opus Bonzagi, private collection   May you have a Happy Holy Christmas filled with God’s Blessing           

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  • 23/12/2020

    Christmas message of the Lieutenant of Grand Master

    Dear confreres and consoeurs, dear volunteers and supporters of the Order of Malta around the world, what we are about to experience is a Christmas very different from all the others. It is usually a time of sharing and of being close to our loved ones, especially the elderly and the sick. Christmas this year […]

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  • 12/12/2020


    An Investiture and Awards Ceremony at St John’s Co-Cathedral in Valletta was held on Saturday 12 December 2020 during Holy Mass celebrated by HG Mgr Charles Scicluna Metropolitan Archbishop of Malta, Conventual Chaplain Grand Cross ad honorem.     The ceremony was presided by HE Marchesino Daniel de Petri Testaferrata, President of the Maltese Association. […]

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  • 12/12/2020

    Virtual Morning of Recollection

    A virtual morning of recollection this year replaced our usual Advent Retreat due to the pandemic restrictions currently in force. The Rev. Prof. Hector Scerri led us in a couple of hours of Advent reflection, from 9:30 am. The theme of the recollection was “Journeying towards the Nativity of Our Lord: Come Lord Jesus Christ, […]

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  • 09/12/2020

    Holy Mass of thanksgiving at St John’s co-Cathedral

    His Eminence Mario, Cardinal Grech was the main celebrant in a thanksgiving Mass at St John’s Co-Cathedral in Valletta on Wednesday 9th December. Cardinal Grech is the third Cardinal in Maltese history and has been assigned to the titular Basilica of Saint Cosmas and Damian in Rome. The Metropolitan Archbishop of Malta Mgr Charles Scicluna, […]

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  • 12/11/2020

    Fourth World Day of the Poor

    MESSAGE OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS FOURTH WORLD DAY OF THE POOR 33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time 15 November 2020 “Stretch forth your hand to the poor” (Sir 7:32) “Stretch forth your hand to the poor” (Sir 7:32). Age-old wisdom has proposed these words as a sacred rule to be followed in life. Today these words remain as […]

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