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  • 07/09/2015

    PONTIFICAL MASS AT MELLIEHA

    The Government of Malta organized an event for the delegates and particpants of SMOM at the sanctuary of Our Lady at Mellieha. At the end of Holy Mass, His Grace the Archbishop elevated the church from a parish church to an arch-parish church. Parish priest Fr. Joe Caruana concelebrated the mass. Afterwards, the guests were […]

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  • 07/09/2015

    LUNCH WITH THE PRIME-MINISTER AT THE MCC

    [img src=’http://orderofmalta-malta.org.mt/v2/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/mm_DSC6518.jpg’]   A business lunch was organized at the MCC, where the delegates and participants had the opportunity to meet the Honourable Prime-Minister of Malta, Dr Joseph Muscat. Dr Muscat gave a vibrant and uplifting speech about the state of economy of Malta and was engaged in various conversations.      

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  • 06/09/2015

    GALA DINNER AT VERDALA PALACE

    The President of Malta and Mr Preca hosted a gala dinner at Verdala Palace to commemorate the 450th Anniversary of the Great Siege of Malta 1565.   Both the President of Malta and H.E. Albrecht Freiherr von Boeselager, Grand Chancellor of Sovereign Military and Hospitaller Order of St John of Jerusalem, of Rhodes and of Malta, […]

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  • 06/09/2015

    INTER-RELIGIOUS PRAYER SERVICE FOR PEACE AND THE VICTIMS OF THE GREAT SIEGE

    [img src=’http://orderofmalta-malta.org.mt/v2/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/mm_DSC6200.jpg’]   All participants came together at Vittoriosa for the inter-religious prayer service for peace and to pray for those who died during the Great Siege of Malta. After robing at the Coeuvre Port, the participants set off in a procession to St Lawrence Church, the former conventual church of the Order of St […]

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  • 06/09/2015

    450th COMMEMORATION OF THE GREAT SIEGE OF MALTA 1565

    Between the 6 and 8 September 2015 the Sovereign Council of the Order of Malta and about 300 international and local members of our Order gathered in Malta for the commemoration of the Great Siege of Malta of 1565. The commemoration of this very significant battle, both for Malta and our Order, was an opportunity to support […]

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  • 26/08/2015

    Picnic for the Elderly in the Private Gardens of San Anton Palace, Attard

        [img src=’http://orderofmalta-malta.org.mt/v2/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/front-6014-300×200.jpg’]     Over 130 guests from Government Residential homes for the Elderly were invited to an afternoon picnic in the beautiful gardens of San Anton Palace. The venue was graciously offered by H.E. The President of Malta, Marie Louise Coleiro-Preca, who made it a point to speak to each and every […]

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  • 25/08/2015

    TEA PARTY FOR LOURDES PATIENTS AT THE SANT MANDUCA RESIDENCE IN MDINA

          [img src=”http://orderofmalta-malta.org.mt/v2/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/DSC_0629.jpg”]   The August patients’ tea party, like every other month, was a great success. It was a lovely and enjoyable afternoon with clear blue skies and a pleasant gentle breeze, so the weather was perfect.   The selected group of patients had a wonderful relaxing time, sitting at tables and […]

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  • 04/08/2015

    PRISON MINISTRY BARBECUE

          [img src=’http://orderofmalta-malta.org.mt/v2/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/1.jpg’]   Once again, the Association through the ongoing dedication and teamwork of the Prison Ministry members, organised a barbecue for the young offenders at the YOURS Corradino Correctional Facility in Mtahleb. The Prison authorities are always very grateful and enthusiastically eager to hold this annual event for the inmates.

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  • 29/07/2015

    Maltese Association Fundraising Supper

    [img src=’https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3676/20238385911_23b3a24f3d.jpg’] The first Maltese Association fundraising supper took place in the beautiful garden of Mr and Mrs Malcolm Miller who very generously opened their doors wide open to support the Association.   This dinner was also a great opportunity to foster camaraderie among members of the Order and their friends, while raising funds for […]

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  • 28/07/2015

    LOURDES PATIENTS TEA PARTY AT THE RADISSON BLU GOLDEN SANDS RESORT

    [img src=’http://orderofmalta-malta.org.mt/v2/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/6000.jpg’]       This summertime tea party was another special and beautiful occasion to remember. Patients and Lourdes Personnel met up once again. This time the location was the Radisson Blu Golden Sands Resort, L/o Mellieha. Our Lords the Sick were entertained on one of the most attractive terraces of this spectacular seaside […]

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  • 25/07/2015

    International Holiday Camp in Brittany, France

    18th – 25th July 2015   [img src=’http://orderofmalta-malta.org.mt/v2/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/IMG_5102.jpg’] The Maltese Association together with the Volunteers of the Order have again taken a group from Malta to participate in the Malta International Camp which this year took place in Brest, France between the 18th and 25th July 2015. Michael Ellul Sullivan headed the Maltese contingent composed […]

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  • 23/07/2015

    Summer Barbeque for Underprivileged Families and Persons with Special Needs

    [img src=’https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3833/20012566482_1e5b52a56d.jpg’] Over 200 persons were invited to this lovely evening barbeque where an abundant array of delicious food was served on this pleasant summer evening. Our special guests had a great time and it was so rewarding to see all these lovely people smiling, laughing and eating away to their hearts’ delight. Surplus leftovers […]

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  • 11/07/2015

    CHILDREN’S SEASIDE PICNIC

    [img src=’http://orderofmalta-malta.org.mt/images/2015NewsImages/july/1000.jpg’] 100 special children were entertained to a delightful and happy day by the sea in St Paul’s Bay. The children did not fail to indulge and enjoy barbequed food and drinks during the little short breaks they attempted to take whilst playing with each other in the sea! The Missionaries of Mother Theresa […]

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  • 28/06/2015

    ORDER OF MALTA EMBASSY RECEPTION

    [img link=” src=’http://orderofmalta-malta.org.mt/v2/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/19176725583_529b6587ea_z.jpg’ title=” caption=”] The Ambassador of the Order of Malta to Malta, H.E. Ing Umberto Di Capua and Mrs Di Capua very kindly invited Maltese Association members along with other friends and guests to a reception to celebrate the Feast of St John the Baptist, the Patron Saint of the Order of Malta. […]

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  • 23/06/2015

    Commemorative mass at fort st elmo

    [img src=’http://orderofmalta-malta.org.mt/images/2015NewsImages/june/4000.JPG’ size=3][/img] Members of the Maltese Association of the Order of Malta were invited to participate at a Commemorative Mass at the recently restored Fort St Elmo.   This was one of the first official events held at the Fort since its extensive renovation, and marks the start of the official commemorations of the […]

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  • 22/06/2015

    A.G.M. and Elections

    Members attended the Annual General Assembly and Elections which took place at our Headquarters, Casa Lanfreducci, Valletta. The General Assembly started with the traditional Holy Mass celebrated in the Church of Our Lady of Victory.   Marchesino Daniel de Petri Testaferrata, who was uncontested, became the 8th President of the Maltese Association of the Order […]

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  • 21/06/2015

    INVESTITURE CEREMONY

    [img src=’http://orderofmalta-malta.org.mt/images/2015NewsImages/june/5186.jpg’ size=3][/img] In the Oratory of St John’s Co-Cathedral An Investiture and Decoration Ceremony took place in the Oratory of St John’s Co-Cathedral. Maltese Association Principal Chaplain, Mgr Lawrence Gatt was assisted by the Ecclesiastical Master of Ceremonies, Mgr Paul Vella.

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  • 21/06/2015

    CELEBRATION OF THE FEAST OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST

    [img src=’http://orderofmalta-malta.org.mt/images/2015NewsImages/june/5127.jpg’ size=3][/img] The Feast of St John the Baptist is one of the high lights of the Maltese Association’s annual calendar. The Church celebrated the Feast of St John the Baptist with a Pontifical High Mass lead by H.G. The Archbishop Mgr Charles Scicluna and members of the Cathedral Chapter. Prof. Ugo Leone Minister […]

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  • 20/06/2015

    Translation of the Relic of St John the Baptist – Xewkija Gozo

    [img src=’http://orderofmalta-malta.org.mt/images/2015NewsImages/june/3000.jpg’ size=2][/img] Members of the Maltese Association were present at the Parish Church of St John the Baptist in Xewkija, the Spiritual Seat of the Order in Gozo and joined in the celebrations of the annual feast of our Patron Saint, St John the Baptist. The Translation Procession around the streets of Xewkija, with […]

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  • 17/06/2015

    FIFTH ORCHESTRAL CHARITY CONCERT AT ST JOHN’S CO-CATHEDRAL

    [img src=’http://orderofmalta-malta.org.mt/images/2015NewsImages/june/6000.jpg’ size=3][/img] followed by a Reception in the Ambassador’s hall at the Auberge de Castille The Orchestral Charity Concert has become an annual event in the Calendar of Activities of the Maltese Association of the Order of Malta. This yearly event is held to mark the Feast Day of St John the Baptist, Patron […]

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  • 09/06/2015

    LOURDES PATIENTS TEA PARTY AT THE SANT MANDUCA RESIDENCE IN MDINA

    [img src=’http://orderofmalta-malta.org.mt/images/2015NewsImages/june/2001.jpg’ size=3][/img] [span size=’3′][/span]             Our appreciation goes to Louisette and confrere Peter Sant Manduca, who unfailingly are so kind and eager to welcome the Maltese Association of the Order of Malta and its special friends with wide open arms every time we turn to them for support. The […]

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