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  • 14/01/2020

    Prospero Cardinal Grech 24/12/1925 – 30/12/2019

    The members and volunteers of the Maltese Association were most saddened by the sudden passing away of their confrère, His Eminence Prospero Cardinal Grech, who departed this life on the 30 December 2019. Cardinal Grech was elevated to the dignity and rank of Bailiff Grand Cross of Honour and Devotion in April 2012, barely two […]

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  • 24/12/2019

    Christmas Eve Mass at Fort St Angelo

    Holy Mass was celebrated at the beautiful St. Anne’s Chapel, in the historical Fort St. Angelo on Christmas Eve, with the very kind permission of Fra’ John Critien, who also attended the event. Members of the Maltese Association, volunteers and their families, lead by the President Marchesino Daniel de Petri Testaferrata, filled the chapel to […]

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  • 19/12/2019

    Presentation of Hampers

    The Vice-President Major Raymond Miller on behalf of the Maltese Association formally presented 125 Christmas Hampers to representatives of various Charitable Institutes and other beneficiaries in need of a helping hand, in a brief ceremony held at the Association’s headquarters at Casa Lanfreducci in Valletta. The Hospitaller Dr. Kevin F. Dingli also addressed those in […]

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  • 10/12/2019

    Afternoon Christmas Tea at Sir Paul Boffa Home for the Elderly

    Around 50 residents at the Sir Paul Boffa Home for the Elderly, under the loving care of Nurse Juliet Pace and her team, were treated to an Afternoon Christmas Tea by various members and volunteers of the Maltese Association on Tuesday 10 December 2019, co-ordinated by Dame Karen Miller.   The Maltese Association organises regular […]

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  • 05/12/2019

    Children’s Christmas Party at the Grand Hotel Excelsior

    Over 200 children, some from challenging backgrounds, were hosted to a Christmas Party at the Grand Hotel Excelsior on Thursday 5 December at 16:30. This year marks the 11th anniversary of the party.   Around 20 members and volunteers, led by the President of the Maltese Association, Marchesino Daniel de Petri Testaferrata, served the abundant […]

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  • 22/11/2019

    Shelter for Migrant Single Mothers and Children

    The Hospitaller Dr. Kevin F. Dingli held a meeting at Casa Lanfreducci  on Friday 22 November 2019 with officials from Malteser Hilfsdienst, Paderborn, namely Mr. Volker Horenkamp and Ms. Jana Worseg, as well as with officials from the Maltese Association’s peripheral organisation the Maltese Cross Corps, namely Mr. Saviour Farrugia and Mr. Victor Tonna. The […]

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  • 17/11/2019

    World Day of The Poor

    Rome 12 November 2019 – On the occasion of the Third World Day of the Poor, which is celebrated on Sunday 17 November, the Sovereign Order of Malta is once again organising numerous initiatives to bear witness to its daily presence alongside people in need, in 120 countries around the world. In a letter to […]

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  • 16/11/2019

    Advent Retreat 2019

      The 2019 Advent retreat was held at Mount St Joseph Retreat House at Targa Gap, in Mosta.   The theme of this year’s retreat was “Waiting quietly for the Lord’s salvation (Lam 3:26)” and the preacher was Fr. Stefan Attard.       Holy Mass was celebrated in the afternoon after the second talk. […]

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