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Jacksonville Provides Many Opportunities for Service

Jane Lanier, DM
1/9/2023

The knights and dames in the Jacksonville Region have had a full calendar of service projects for the sick and poor in our region including: the Guardian Catholic School Order of Malta Coats and Food Distribution; and Thanksgiving and Christmas Dinner Service for low-income and elderly residents at Catholic Charities ...

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Mass for the Deceased of the Order – Columbus Region

Leonard Barbe, KM
1/10/2023

The Columbus Region celebrated its annual Mass for the Deceased of the Order on November 18 at Holy Family Church. Special thanks to the Rev. Michael Donovan, O. de M., pastor of Holy Family, and ...

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Annual Caroling in Northern Virginia

Bertha Braddock, DM, and Carmen Egge, DM
1/9/2023

Outreach to the residents at the Cherrydale Health and Rehabilitation Center in Arlington, Virginia has been one of the oldest works in the Northern Virginia Region. For more than 20 years, members in the region ...

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"Where Babies are Born in Bethlehem" - Holy Family Hospital of Bethlehem Foundation

Kate Robinson, Foundation Director
12/29/2022
In November, Grand Hospitaller Fra Alessandro di Francisis attended his first meeting with the Order’s International Board to Holy Family Hospital.  
 
A press team from Rome and the Vatican joined the board to “live ...
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Summary of Charlotte Region Efforts in 2022

Richard McKeon, KM
1/25/2023

Long before Covid, and resuming this year, the Charlotte Region has supported lunch service at A Roof Above homeless shelter in Charlotte by providing soft drinks and bottled water every third Thursday of the month ...

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The Team left to right: Joan and Damian Leader, Finian Leader (their new rescue), Phil Ward, Barbara Knollman, Linda O’Connor , Rudolf Henkell-von Ribbentrop, son Nepumuk (age 2), and Rich Landfield.

DC Team Upgrades L’Arche House in Second Phase

Rich Landfield, KM
1/25/2023

I previously reported on the October Saturday morning that members of the Holy Trinity Malta group started the project to restore order and beauty to the front and back yards of the L’Arche home ...

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Mass for the Deceased of the Order – Columbus Region

Leonard Barbe, KM
1/10/2023

The Columbus Region celebrated its annual Mass for the Deceased of the Order on November 18 at Holy Family Church. Special thanks to the Rev. Michael Donovan, O. de M., pastor of Holy Family, and ...

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Jacksonville Provides Many Opportunities for Service

Jane Lanier, DM
1/9/2023

The knights and dames in the Jacksonville Region have had a full calendar of service projects for the sick and poor in our region including: the Guardian Catholic School Order of Malta Coats and Food ...

read more

Annual Caroling in Northern Virginia

Bertha Braddock, DM, and Carmen Egge, DM
1/9/2023

Outreach to the residents at the Cherrydale Health and Rehabilitation Center in Arlington, Virginia has been one of the oldest works in the Northern Virginia Region. For more than 20 years, members in the region ...

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"Where Babies are Born in Bethlehem" - Holy Family Hospital of Bethlehem Foundation

Kate Robinson, Foundation Director
12/29/2022
In November, Grand Hospitaller Fra Alessandro di Francisis attended his first meeting with the Order’s International Board to Holy Family Hospital.  
 
A press team from Rome and the Vatican joined the board to “live ...
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Walter Reed National Military Medical Center Presents Award to the Order of Malta

Larry Demaree, KM
12/21/2022

The Order of Malta ministry at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (WRNMMC) has been impacted by the intense restrictions on access by non-military personnel on the base.  Since Covid, the restrictions have been lifted ...

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Father John Riccardo speaking at the Fourth Annual Hospitaller Dinner

"Hope is our anchor, Father Riccardo tells Order of Malta"

12/14/2022

Please read below an article written by The Catholic Times of Columbus, Ohio. "Hope is our anchor, Father Riccardo tells Order of Malta", reports the talk Father John Riccardo gave during the Fourth Annual Hospitaller ...

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Photo: Past Federal Association Presidents Bill Page, GCM, Dr. Margaret Melady, GCM, and W. Shepherdson Abell, GCMOb with current President Fra' Thomas Mulligan.

President Fra’ Thomas Mulligan Recognized for Leadership

12/14/2022

Photo from Left to Right: Tony Molinaro, KM and Joe Gareau, KM

Bluffton Enhances Work at Local Food Pantry

Tony Molinaro, KM
11/30/2022

Believe it or not, impoverished people do live on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. The brainchild of the Rev. Dr. Nannette Pierson, the Sandalwood Community Food Pantry began its operation in February of 2009. Five ...

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Photo from Left to Right: Damiano del Toro, KM, Damian Leader, KM, Linda O’Connor, Diane Oakley, DM, Rich Landfield, KM, Cathy MacFarlane, Candidate, and in front, Joan Leader

DC Team Upgrades L'Arche House

Rich Landfield, KM
11/30/2022

During a Holy Trinity Malta group spring meeting, Luke Smith, the executive director of L’Arche DC, gave an inspiring overview of L’Arche International and its mission of providing homes for intellectually disabled persons ...

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Central North Carolina Region Challenged with Example of English Martyrs

Rob Rose, KM
11/16/2022

The Central North Carolina Region, with the help of Chuck Cornelio and in conjunction with Saint Pius X parish in Greensboro, North Carolina, invited Judge Robert Conrad to speak about his newly written book: “John ...

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The Chaplet of the Order

Cameron Jackson, KM and Natalie Jackson, DM
11/16/2022

The Chaplet of the Order is a new sacramental. The image of the chaplet came to a knight and dame who lead the Spirituality Committee in the Charlotte Region while they were working on materials ...

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Photo from Left to Right: Todd Wilkens, KM, Stefan Wilkens; Max Niederhofer, Candidate; Alina Niederhofer; Don Patteson, KM; Dan Shelley, KM; Bill Zanardi

Central Texas Region Boosts Aid to Homeless

Christy Wilkens, DM
11/2/2022

The Central Texas Region has expanded its partnership with Saint Louise House, a nonprofit that offers supportive housing for women and children experiencing homelessness. This August, members provided and served a meal at one of ...

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Traveling to Lourdes with St. Bernadette

Cathy Hotze, DM
10/19/2022

When one visits Lourdes, France, they realize what a privilege it is to be in the presence of Our Lady and St. Bernadette. Few people are afforded this opportunity, but this summer, more than a ...

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Oklahoma City Holds Retreat

Brett Farley, KM
10/5/2022

Members of the Order of Malta - Oklahoma City recently participated in the region's third annual spiritual retreat. Led by the Rev. Roger Landry, a dozen and a half of our knights and dames joined ...

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Angel Tree Tags to Benefit Holy Family Hospital of Bethlehem

Peter-Anthony Pappas, KM
10/5/2022

Recently, Peter-Anthony Pappas, KM, a Holy Family Hospital of Bethlehem Foundation board member, hosted an event at his home to assemble Angel Tree tags with a lively group of knights, dames, and friends of the ...

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Columbus Members Recognized for Pandemic Service

Leonard Barbe, KM
9/21/2022

Members of the Columbus Region and their collaborators were awarded certificates and medals for service to our lords the poor and the sick during the darkest days of the Covid-19 pandemic. The ceremony took place ...

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The Order of Malta-Federal Association announces the 2022 Defense of the Faith Forum Presenter, Mary Eberstadt

9/7/2022
Members of the Federal Association and their guests are invited to attend the presentation of Mary Eberstadt at the 2022 Defense of the Faith Forum, October 14th at 4:30 PM at the Madison ...
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(Left to right) Cláudia Garradas, Dr. Valeria Vanesio, and Dr. Christine Muscat review manuscripts at the Monastery of Santa Ursula, Valletta, Malta.

Hill Museum & Manuscript Library Feature Story "Where We’re Working — The Monastery of Santa Ursula"

Dr. Daniel K. Gullo, Joseph S. Micallef Director of the Malta Study Center
9/7/2022

When Cláudia Garradas, the site director of the Malta Study Center, learned about the opportunity to digitally preserve the archives of the Monastery of Santa Ursula in Valletta, Malta, she immediately understood the significance ...

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