Maltese Association

Order of Malta

2016 News

  • Sat 05/11/2016

    A One Day Seminar On Immigration

    A one day seminar on immigration organised by the Association’s Migration Committee and focussing on “Inclusion to Facilitate Integration” was held at Casa Lanfreducci on Saturday 5 November 2016. The event, which was open to all Members and Volunteers, and included a light sandwich lunch at nearby St. James Cavalier, was very well attended. Following […]

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  • Fri 04/11/2016

    Infant Jesus of Prague Mass

    The Maltese Association together with the Consulate for the Czech Republic celebrated the Feast of the Infant Jesus of Prague. The liturgical celebrations were specially dedicated to the rights of the Unborn Child. This celebration is a public statement of the Maltese Association’s commitment to defending the helpless and the defenseless, with a particular focus […]

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  • Sat 29/10/2016

    Annual Lourdes Pilgrimage Reunion in Lija

    The annual Lourdes Pilgrimage Reunion was held on Saturday 29 October 2016 at 6.00 p.m. at the Madonna tal-Mirakli Hall in Lija, as has been customary for the past years. Despite the inclement weather which heralded very strong winds, rain and a touch of fresh weather, a very good number of Our Lords the Sick […]

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  • Wed 26/10/2016

    Xara Lodge l/o Rabat – Tea Party  for Lourdes Patients

    [su_quote cite=”Steve Maraboli”]A kind gesture can reach a wound that only compassion can heal[/su_quote]         The monthly tea parties are an expression of love towards our dear friends; where special acquaintances have turned into precious relationships. The people we meet at the crossroads of life during the pilgrimage to Lourdes, people who […]

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  • Fri 21/10/2016

    Feast of St Ursula

    Holy Mass was celebrated on the Feast Day of St Ursula. HG the Archbishop, Mgr Charles Scicluna was the main celebrant. Mgr Paul Vella, Mgr Lawrence Mifsud, Fr David Cauci, Mgr Victor Zammit McKeon, Fr Noel Muscat ofm Archpriest of St. Paul Shipwreck Valletta, Can. Borg, and Fr Willliam Bartolo ofm concelebrated. Our nuns look […]

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  • Thu 13/10/2016

    Feast of Blessed Gerard and Investiture Ceremony

    The Feast of Blessed Gerard, Founder of the Order, was fittingly marked by the Association, lead by its President Daniel de Petri Testaferrata, at a concelebrated Holy Mass in Latin held at the Church of St. Ursula in Valletta, which was all dressed up in beautiful damask for the occasion, where the skull of Blessed […]

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  • Thu 29/09/2016

    Tea Party at Verdala Castle

    The Maltese Association kept its annual appointment with the Elderly at the tea party hosted in the gardens of Verdala Castle in the afternoon of Thursday 29 September 2016, with the most kind permission of H.E. the President Marie Louise Coleiro Preca. There were an estimated 300 special guests in attendance, hailing mainly from the […]

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  • Wed 28/09/2016

    Lourdes Patients Tea party at the Sant Manduca residence in Mdina

    [su_quote cite=”Moutasem Algharati”]After staring at the poor in the eyes, my thoughts on how best to help people have dramatically changed[/su_quote] The tea party for the month of September was held at the Sant Manduca residence in Mdina However, due to the sudden and heavy rains, the activity had to be abandoned by most of […]

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  • Wed 21/09/2016

    Independence Day Solemn Pontifical Mass of Thanksgiving

    After a lapse of some years, the Maltese Association accepted an official invitation extended to it by the National Festivities Board and participated once again at the Independence Day Solemn Pontificial Mass of Thanksgiving celebrated at St. John’s Co-Cathedral at 10.00 a.m. in the morning of 21 September 2016. The Association is very grateful to […]

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  • Thu 08/09/2016

    8 September 2016

    Members of the Association, after assembling and robing in the sacristy of St John’s Co-Cathedral, prepared for the celebration of the annual High Mass in view of the triumph in the Great Siege of Malta 1565. The Association started the proceedings by leading the procession followed by the Reverend Clergy to the High Altar where […]

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  • Wed 07/09/2016

    7 September 2016

    On 7 September 2016 the members of the Maltese Association assembled in the sacristy of St John’s Co-Cathedral, together with the members of the Order of the Holy Sepulchre, who were cordially invited. This annual High Mass was co-celebrated by Mgr Mifsud and assisted by other member of the Reverend Clergy. After Mass, the members […]

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  • Mon 05/09/2016

    Government Council Visitation to SAMOC

    A Visitation was recently made to the Maltese Association by the Government Council of the Order, represented by Fra’ Jean-Luis Mainguy and Fra’ Paul Caffrey. This was the first ever Visitation which the Association has experienced, and spanned fromThursday 1 to Monday 5 September. Council Members were fully engaged during this time, but all felt […]

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  • Sat 13/08/2016

    International Youth Summer Camp, Krakow 2016

    Maltese youths are once again participating in the Order of Malta’s International Youth Summer Camp which is being held in Krakow, Poland, between the 13-20 August 2016. The Maltese contingent, under the auspices of the Maltese Association and VOTO, consists of 19 participants; 10 helpers, 8 guests and 1 Chaplain. This year, the team is […]

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  • Fri 22/07/2016

    SAMOC Trolley Service

    The Maltese Association is very pleased to announce the launch of the Trolley Service at the brand new state of the art Sir Anthony Mamo Oncology Centre, as one of its important ongoing Hospitaller projects which also serves to provide very good visibility for the Order. This is a continuation of the same service which […]

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