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Christmas Gala Dinner in aid of Dar tal-Providenza

Christmas Gala Dinner in aid of Dar tal-Providenza

  A Christmas Gala dinner organized by the Sovereign Hospitaller Order of St John of Jerusalem Grand Priory of Malta in aid of Dar tal-Providenza was held at Castello Dei Baroni of Friday 8th September 2017. A packed Castello with over 200 guests attended this noble cause. The Order continually supports Dar Tal-Providenza since 1976. The donation was presented  to Fr Martin during the Gala.


Concert in aid of Ghana Mission Foundation

Concert in aid of Ghana Mission Foundation

A recital of sacred music was performed by the St Paul’s Chamber Ensemble under the able guidance of Chev Mro Mark Agius. This event was held at the Floriana Parish church on 4th of November 2017. This event was sponsored by our Order and it was held under the patronage of her Excellency the President of Malta Marie Louise Coleiro Preca. The proceedings from this...

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Feast of St Ursula  at the Monastery of St Ursula in Valletta

Feast of St Ursula at the Monastery of St Ursula in Valletta

  The Knights and Dames of our Order attended the Holy Mass on the eve of the Feast of St Ursula at the Monastery of St Ursola in Valletta. Soprano Dame Ruth Sammut Casingena accompanied by the Jerosolimitan Nuns choir delighted all those present with their amazing musical talents. Saint Ursula is Catholic Saint and her feast is celebrated on 21st October. Legend has it...

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The Battle of Lepanto – commemoration

The Battle of Lepanto – commemoration

The Battle of Lepanto was a naval engagement taking place on 7th October 1571. The Christian fleet fleet of the Holy League, a coalition of Pope Pius V, Spain, Venice, Genoa, Savoy, Naples, the Knights of St John started from Messina on 16th September, crossing the Adriatic and creeping along the coast, arriving at the group of rocky islets lying just north of the opening...

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The Modern Knight

The Modern Knight

The Modern Knight is the official  Journal of the Order, it portrays the work carried out by our members around the world. The Journal is issued every 4 months.


Commemorating the Great Siege of 1565

Commemorating the Great Siege of 1565

The Knights Hospitallers of the Sovereign Order of John of Jerusalem Knights of Malta By: Chev. Mro d’arme Antoine Bonello COSJ   After the Great Siege of 1565   News of the Hospitallers’ victory spread throughout Europe, with the Hospitallers making judicious use of the printing medium to publicise their triumph.  The victory of 1565 persuaded the Order to give up thoughts of a resettlement...

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Feast of St John the Baptist

Feast of St John the Baptist

On this day over 2 millennia ago the Patron Saint of our Order was born in Palestine. St John the Baptist always preached the coming of the anointed one and lived a life of sacrifice and penitence. He spent much of his life retreated in the dessert to pray and fasting. The story of St. John the Baptist begins in the days of Herod, king...

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Visit to  St Ursula Monastery

Visit to St Ursula Monastery

The Knights and Dames of our Order visited the Jerosolimitan Sisters of the Monastery of St Ursula in Valletta, on Sunday 29th April 2017. The Nuns were founded by Grand Master Hughes de Loubenx Verdalle towards the end of the sixteenth century and formed an active part of the Order during its stay in Malta. Traditional Maltese food made purposely by the nuns was served...

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Solemn Mass at St John’s Co-Cathedral

Solemn Mass at St John’s Co-Cathedral

The Knights and Dames of the Sovereign Order of St John of Jerusalem attended the Solemn Mass at St John’s Co-Cathedral in Valletta, on Sunday 29th April 2017. The Mass concluded the Solemn Investiture programs. A donation of Five hundred Euros was presented after the Mass to the Reverend Chaplain towards the restoration of the Co-Cathedral, by the Grand Prior of Malta Chev Mark Agius...

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The Flame of Piece

The Flame of Piece

The Flame of Peace (Flamme des Friedens) is an organization that awards prominent people, peace activists and organizations for their activity in promoting peace world wide.The president of the Vereins zur Förderung des Friedens (Association for the Promotion of Peace) is Herta Margarete Habsburg-Lothringen. This organization is non-profit and non-partisan and is dedicated to promoting and rewarding endeavors to promote peace. The Flame of Piece ...

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