The Defense of the Faith Forum at Investiture weekend featured Professor John Keown of the Kennedy Institute of Ethics at Georgetown University, addressing the topic of physician-assisted suicide. Speaking to a crowd of more than 200 knights and dames, Keown offered an engaging overview of the issue in defense of ...read more
For the last 26 years the Order of Malta has been helping Hospital Sacre Coeur in Milot, Haiti by giving grants, assisting with organization and administration, sending doctors and other medical staff, and otherwise adopting ...read more
In October, the Northern Virginia Region members invited local malades and companions to a Lourdes Malade Reunion Mass and Luncheon at St. Ambrose Catholic Church in Annandale, Virginia. Nine of them joined the celebration of ...read more
The rule of the Fraternity of the Hospital of Saint John of Jerusalem was to serve the sick and the poor. This ancient tradition has been fulfilled by the Knights of St John through more ...read more
Internationally known Catholic recording artist, Donna Cori Gibson, performed a traditional Christmas concert to celebrate the birth of Our Lord before an audience of more than 500. This uplifting evening of spiritual music, scripture, stories ...read more
“The best way to stay focused on the true meaning of Christmas during Advent is to defend the faith and serve the sick and the poor,” reports Houston Regional Hospitaller, Kate Signorelli.
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Francis Cardinal George was the focus of Chicago's city council meeting, where he gave the invocation for the lawmakers to do their work, and then he was given the city's highest honor.
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Sir James Gobbo, Regent
Sent the following message composed by their Principal Chaplain
The Rev. Professor Gerald O’Collins, SJ, AC
Carols bring Christians together around the Christ Child lying in the manger. During Advent ...read more
The Global Fund for Forgotten People grants the Federal Association $10,000!
We at the Federal Association are very pleased to receive this grant of $10,000 to help serve those marginalized persons with chronic ...read more
Members of both the Federal and American Associations will gather to pray together on the day of the March for Life.
Mass: 10:30 a.m., St. Patrick's Church, Msgr. James Watkins, celebrant
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At Lourdes in 2010, I approached the Grand Master with the petition that the Federal Association’s own John Collins Harvey be permitted to become a Professed Knight in the Order.
Initially His Highness was ...read more
On Sunday, November 23, members from the Syracuse Region Order of Malta held their annual Thanksgiving Dinner at Malta House and its adjacent dwelling, Malta Manor. The tables were festively decorated in a Thanksgiving motif ...read more
In the Mediterranean, the Order of Malta is once again performing its centuries-old mission to assist those in need. Its doctors, nurses and rescuers are helping thousands of women, children and men desperately seeking to ...read more
1st December 2014
Dear Dames and Confreres,
We live in troublesome times. From many parts of the world we receive almost daily perturbing news. The situation in Middle East is especially of great concern to ...read more
“Do you also want to leave?” (John 6:67)
That was the question Jesus posed to his apostles. It was in the evening after he had fed 5,000 in the miracle of the loaves ...read more
Dear Knights and Dames,
Since George Washington proclaimed our national Thanksgiving more than 200 years ago, Americans have gathered with families and friends to express gratitude. George Washington expressed thanksgiving to God everyday as the ...read more
On Saturday, November 15, 2014, more than 75 volunteers participated in the monthly Order of Malta Mamie George Food Fair at Catholic Charities in Richmond, Texas.
More than 500 impoverished families received a Thanksgiving turkey ...read more
A journey is best measured in friends rather than miles and this truly describes our recent Federal Association journey to Malta. That we saw lots of historical sites is something we expected, but the real ...read more
On 28th October the Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta, Fra’ Matthew Festing, returned to Lebanon, five years after his official visit in 2009. The visit took place at a challenging time ...read more
Malta House is an assisted-living community in the Archdiocese of Washington. Established by a generous donation from Rose Bente Lee, DM, the community is home to 31 residents who become extended family to one another ...read more