Maltese Association

Order of Malta


  • Sat 25/06/2022

    Solemn Translation of the Relic of St. John the Baptist

    The solemn Translation of the Relic of St. John the Baptist on the eve of the feast of the patron saint, took place once more, after a 3 year gap owing to the disruptions caused  by the COVID-19 pandemic, on Saturday 25th June 2022. This event was celebrated at St John’s Co-Cathedral in Valletta and at […]

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  • Sun 19/06/2022

    Corpus Christi

      Pontifical High Mass in celebration of the feast of Corpus Christi was held at St John’s Co-Cathedral at 9.15hrs. The main celebrant was Mgr Anton Vella, who led a procession of the Blessed Sacrament after Mass in the Co-Cathedral. The ceremony ended with Eucharistic Benediction. .  

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  • Thu 16/06/2022

    Fund-raising Dinner 16 June 2022

    The MASMOM fund-raising dinner was held today at Castel Qannotta in Wardija – Louis and Antoinette Sant Cassia kindly allowed the association to use their beautiful home for the occasion. The organisers, ably led by Dames Matty Cremona and Karen Miller, prepared a mouth-watering four course dinner with all the cooking being done in house. […]

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  • Tue 14/06/2022

    The Lieutenant of the Grand Master has taken oath

    Late this morning, in the Church of Santa Maria in Aventino in Rome, the new Lieutenant of the Grand Master Fra’ John T. Dunlap took the solemn oath, thus entering into the fullness of his powers. Cardinal Silvano Maria Tomasi, Special Delegate of Pope Francis to the Order of Malta, and members of the Sovereign […]

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  • Mon 13/06/2022

    Fra’ John T. Dunlap is the new Lieutenant of the Grand Master

    Fra’ John T. Dunlap, member of the Sovereign Council, was appointed this morning by Pope Francis Lieutenant of the Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta. Fra’ John T. Dunlap succeeds Fra’ Marco Luzzago who passed away on 7 June last. In his letter of appointment, Pope Francis states that ‘the sudden departure of […]

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  • Mon 13/06/2022

    The funeral of the Lieutenant Grand Master

    The Solemn Funeral of H.E. the Lieutenant Grand Master Fra’ Marco Luzzago will begin on 14 June at 11.00 a.m. (CET), in the Basilica dei Santi Bonifacio e Alessio in Rome. At 10.40 a.m. the coffin will leave the Church of Santa Maria in Aventino, where the funeral chamber has been set up. Members and […]

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  • Thu 09/06/2022

    Fra’ Marco Luzzago Lying in state

    Solemn funeral on Tuesday 14 June The Lying in State of Fra’ Marco Luzzago, Lieutenant of the Grand Master, who died of a sudden illness on 7 June last, will be held in the Church of Santa Maria in Aventino, in the Sovereign Order of Malta’s Magistral Villa complex in Rome. To allow all those […]

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  • Sun 05/06/2022

    Votive Lamp Pilgrimage to St. Paul’s Grotto

    The annual Votive Lamp Pilgrimage to St. Paul’s Grotto in Rabat, was held on Sunday 5 June at 5:30pm. Proceedings commenced in the Sanctuary of St. Publius, with a short procession to St. Paul’s Church, during which the votive lamp was borne by members of the Order. Archpriest Fr. Joe Mizzi read a short history […]

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  • Fri 03/06/2022

    Covid-19 Medal Awards

    To express gratitude to those who provide assistance in an emergency situation and to give a tangible sign of the special contribution made by members and volunteers in specific campaigns, the Sovereign Council established the ‘Sovereign Order of Malta Campaign Medal’, which complements the Order pro Merito Melitensi. Pursuant to a recommendation by the Maltese […]

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  • Wed 01/06/2022

    St John’s Concert 2022

    The Maltese Association of the Order of Malta and the St John’s Co-Cathedral Foundation, under the distinguished patronage of His Excellency Dr George Vella President of Malta, presented their Tenth Orchestral Charity Concert at St John’s Co-Cathedral in Valletta. The concert was presented together with The Malta Philharmonic Orchestra and Resident Conductor Prof. Michael Laus, with […]

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  • Mon 16/05/2022

    Malteser Volunteers’ Visit

    A group of German Malteser volunteers from the Bavarian Town of Schweinfurt visited Malta on the 16 May 2022 and were assisted by the Maltese Cross Corps (a peripheral organisation of the Maltese Association of the Order of Malta). They visited Casa Lanfreducci, the headquarters of the Maltese Association, meeting with the President, Daniel de […]

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  • Sat 14/05/2022

    10th Orchestral Charity Concert

    On the occasion of the feast of St John the Baptist, Patron Saint of the Order of Malta, the Association is organising its tenth annual Orchestral Charity Concert at St John’s Co-Cathedral in aid of its philanthropic activities, on the 1st June 2022 at 19:30 hrs . The Malta Philharmonic Orchestra will be ably conducted […]

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