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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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  • 09/11/2019

    Lourdes Pilgrimage Reunion for Patients and Personnel

    The now well established annual Lourdes Pilgrimage Reunion for patients and personnel was held once again this year at the Madonna tal-Mirakli Hall in Lija on Saturday 9 November 2019 at 6.00 p.m. An encouraging number of pilgrims, members, volunteers, patients and their families participated in this event, in spite of the weather which had […]

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  • 21/10/2019

    Feast of St Ursula

    Holy Mass was celebrated on the Feast Day of St Ursula by Bishop Joseph Galea Curmi, assisted by the Nuns’ chaplain- Fr Anthony Chircop, Mgr Lawrence Gatt- Principal Chaplain of the Maltese Association and other members of the clergy, at St Ursula Monastery in Valletta at 6:30pm. This annual event in the Maltese Association’s calendar […]

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  • 13/10/2019

    Feast of Blessed Gerard

    Fr Savio Vella SDB celebrated Holy Mass on the Feast of the Founder and the First Grand Master of the Order, at St Ursula Convent in Valletta at 6:30pm. The skull of Blessed Gerard is preserved in this Monastery. Members, volunteers and guests together with the Cloistered Nuns of the Order participated in this annual […]

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  • 12/10/2019

    Order of Malta National Day

    To commemorate the Order of Malta National Day the Maltese Association opened its headquarters in Jean de Valette Square in Valletta to the general public. Guided tours were held every hour. A stand with information about the Order was set up in the square.  Members and volunteers also distributed brochures detailing activities of the Maltese Association […]

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