Maltese Association

Order of Malta

2023 News

  • Sat 28/10/2023

    Training and Induction Seminar – Refectory of Martha’s Kitchen

    A most important training and induction seminar for members and volunteers of the Maltese Association who enrolled for service as volunteers in the “Refettorju tal-Kcina ta’ Marta” (Refectory of Martha’s Kitchen), as the Balzan soup kitchen to be run by LOOP Djakonija Parrocci is to be named, was held at the Jesuit Retreat House of […]

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  • Sat 21/10/2023

    Feast of St Ursula

      The Association was invited by the Mother Prioress and the cloistered sisters of the Monastery of St Ursula to Holy Mass in celebration of the Feast of St. Ursula at 6.30 p.m. on Saturday the 21st. The nuns look forward to celebrating the feast of their patron saint, from year to year with all […]

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  • Sat 14/10/2023

    World Day of The Order – Ta’ Pinu National Pilgrimage

    The Maltese Association’s 32nd National Pilgrimage to the most revered Shrine of Our Lady of Ta’ Pinu at Gharb, Gozo, a major and much cherished hospitaller event, was held on Saturday 14th October 2023, once again coinciding with the National Day of the Order of Malta, The pilgrimage, held in glorious weather, was led by the […]

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  • Fri 13/10/2023

    Feast of Blessed Gerard

    In preparation for the World Day of The Order, tomorrow Saturday 14 October, the Maltese Association of the Order of Malta, today celebrated the traditional Holy Mass at St Ursula Monastery in Valletta at 6:30 pm, to commemorate the feast of its founder, Blessed Gerard.   This feast, which is so dear to the Maltese […]

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  • Thu 12/10/2023

    Civil Protection Level 1 Course 

    A 2-day Civil Protection Level 1 Course offered by the Corpo Italiano Soccorso Ordine di Malta (CISOM) in collaboration with the Order of Malta Volunteers in Gozo (OMVG) was launched today at the Lourdes Retreat Home in Ghajnsielem, Gozo. A brief opening address was delivered by the Hospitaller Dr. Kevin Dingli, who extended a warm […]

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  • Fri 06/10/2023

    First Friday Mass and Monthly Spiritual Talks

    The Holy Mass of the First Friday of the month of October, was celebrated by Fr Brendan Gatt, the Principal Chaplain, at the Church of Our Lady of Victory at 6.00 p.m. Mgr Victor Zammit Mckeon concelebrated.     The Aspirants in their Year of Preparation were given their monthly spiritual talk at Casa Lanfreducci […]

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  • Sat 30/09/2023

    Lourdes Stage

    Thirteen Members of the Order and Volunteers were in Lourdes from the 23rd to the 30th September, for the fifteenth consecutive year, to participate in their annual Stage. It was, as usual, an extremely fulfilling experience albeit a very warm one as temperatures reached 30 degrees during the day. One of the participants, Angele Mifsud […]

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  • Thu 07/09/2023

    Mass de Requiem – 7 September 2023

      Members of the Maltese Association together with a group of members from the Federal,  American and Western Associations visiting Malta, gathered in the sacristy of St John’s Co-Cathedral in Valletta on Thursday 7th September at 8.00 a.m. for the traditional Mass de requiem for those members of the Order who gave their life in the defense of […]

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  • Fri 11/08/2023

    International Summer Camp 2023

      The Maltese Team participating in the 38th edition of the Order of Malta’s international camp for disabled young people, which this year takes place in Waterloo in Belgium from 12 to 19 August, left Malta this afternoon. Some 500 participants – both disabled and volunteers – aged from 18 to 35 are expected from […]

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  • Sun 30/07/2023

    Two New Honorary Canons at St Lawrence Collegiate Chapter

    The Maltese Association is delighted to announce that, in terms of a decree issued by His Grace Mgr Charles Jude Scicluna, Metropolitan Archbishop of Malta, this afternoon, two of our members, namely, the Very Rev. Mgr Paul C. Vella, and H.E. Fra’ Francis Vassallo, were invested as Honorary Canons of the Collegiate Chapter of the […]

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  • Sat 08/07/2023

    Summer Camp Fund Raising BBQ

    The Summer Camp Fundraising BBQ, organised by the Volunteers of The Order, VOTO, was this year held the Marsa Sports Club on the 8 July 2023 at 7:00pm. .     The event started off with concelebrated Holy Mass, Fr Savio Vella was the main celebrant assisted by Fr. Claude Portelli, who will once again […]

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  • Sun 25/06/2023

    St John’s Feast and Investiture 25-06-2023

      Pontifical High Mass on the feast of the Nativity of our Patron Saint, St John the Baptist, was celebrated by His Grace the Metropolitan Archbishop of Malta, Mgr. Charles Jude Scicluna, at St John’s Co-Cathedral in Valletta at 9:30a.m. A promotion and investiture ceremony took place after Mass in the Oratory of the Co-Cathedral […]

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  • Sat 24/06/2023

    Translation of the Relic of St. John the Baptist in Xewkija Parish

    The Translation of the Relic of St. John the Baptist at the Parish Church of St. John the Baptist in Xewkija took place on Saturday 24th June 2023. The Parish of Xewkija is the spiritual seat of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Gozo, and the Maltese Association is customarily invited to attend this liturgical […]

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  • Wed 21/06/2023

    The Flemish Tapestries at St John’s Co-Cathedral

    The members of the Maltese Association were invited by their confrère, The Very Reverend Monsignor Paul Vella, Rector of St John’s Co-Cathedral, to a guided tour of the Flemish tapestries that are presently on display at the co-cathedral. . The Flemish tapestries had been commissioned by Grand Master Ramon Perellós as his gift or gioia, […]

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