Investiture and Awards Ceremony 1 February 2019
An Investiture and Awards Ceremony was held on Friday, 1st February 2019. Holy Mass in celebration of Candlemas was celebrated at 6.30 p.m. at the Oratory of St John’s Co-Cathedral by H.G. Mgr. Charles J. Scicluna, Metropolitan Archbishop of Malta, assisted by H.L. Mgr. Joseph Galea Curmi, Auxiliary Bishop of Malta and the Very Rev. Mgr. Lawrence Gatt, Principal Chaplain together with other chaplains of the Order.
Investiture in the rank of Conventual Chaplain ‘ad honorem’
H.L. Mgr. Joseph Galea Curmi
Titular Bishop of Cebarades
Auxiliary Bishop of Malta
Decorations of the Order pro Merito Melitensi
Cross of Commander of the Order pro Merito Melitensi
Mr Edward Baker K.M.
Cross of Officer of the Order pro Merito Melitensi
The Noble Marchesino Josef Formosa Gauci K.M.
Cross of the Order pro Merito Melitensi
Dame Caroline Caruana Galizia D.M.
Mrs Mariella Zarb
Miss Maria Dolores Aquilina
Mrs Cynthia de Giorgio
Mro. Prof. Michael Laus
Silver Medal of the Order pro Merito Melitensi
Mrs Carmen Scicluna
Medaglia di Benemerenza – Pellegrinaggi a Lourdes
Mrs Federica (Erika) Falzon Gatt
Mrs Roberta Gabaretta
Mrs Monica Vassallo Cesareo
Mr Marcus Micallef
Light refreshments were served at Casa Lanfreducci after the ceremony.
More photos of the ceremony are available by clicking here.