Latest News of the Order of Malta Western Association

  • 08/08/2017

    August Reflections

    One of the real joys of my new assignment as Director of Vallombrosa Retreat Center is the opportunity to share time with individuals making retreats.  Last week a member of a religious community described a very moving experience when she journeyed across the street, to pray in the chapel of the cloistered Dominican nuns, at […]

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  • 08/08/2017

    Knight Grand Cross of Grace and Devotion in Obedience

    One June 16th 2017 His Excellency the Lieutenant of the Grand Master, with decree by Motu Propio, promoted Wade Hughan, KM to Knight of Grand Cross of Grace and Devotion in Obedience.  Congratulations on this significant honor. Wade was invested in 1993 and served as Regent of the Subpriory of Our Lady of Philermo for nine years […]

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  • 02/08/2017

    2016 Malteser International Annual Report

    The 2016 Malteser International Annual Report is now available online. This publication contains an overview of the work of Malteser International around the world last year. Click here to view this report on the Malteser International’s website.

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  • 25/07/2017

    90 Years of Order of Malta in France

      Over 200,000 persons assisted every year, 52,000 meals served nationwide and projects in 27 countries. These are some of the numbers of Ordre de Malte France, the Sovereign Order of Malta’s French hospitaller service, currently celebrating its 90 years of activity.  It was August 5, 1927 when the Journal officiel de la République française […]

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  • 30/06/2017

    The Constitutional Reform of the Sovereign Order of Malta

    The reform process for the Sovereign Order of Malta’s Constitutional Charter and Code was launched few months ago. Ambassador Mauro Bertero Gutiérrez, member of the Government Council, is coordinating the work of the Reform Steering Committee. We met with him in the Magistral Palace, Rome. Ambassador Bertero Gutiérrez, you have been appointed coordinator of the Reform […]

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  • 14/06/2017

    San Francisco Location: St. Anne’s Home Memorial Day Picnic 2017

    We were honored for the 28th year to serve the residents of St. Anne’s Home in San Francisco. From the organizers, planners, food preparers and cooks, to the decorators , servers,  table setters and  clean up, we enjoyed a festive Memorial Day Picnic with almost 200 residents and their guests and the Little Sisters.  There […]

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  • 09/06/2017

    A message from the Lieutenant of the Grand Master

    Dear members of the Order, it is an honour for me to address you as Lieutenant of the Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta. I feel blessed to have been elected for one year as the sovereign head and religious superior of the Order of Malta, an institution that, – even during the most challenging […]

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