A life dedicated entirely to the sick, up to his death in Rome on 9 September 1964.
The Grand Master Fra’ Giacomo Dalla Torre received in audience in the Magistral Palace for the presentation of their Letters of Credence the new Ambassadors of Thailand and Bosnia and Herzegovina
The Grand Chancellor of the Sovereign Order of Malta, Albrecht Boeselager, took part in the Munich Security Conference 2020, held from February 14th to 16th in the German city.
The Polish association marks its Jubilee this year, celebrating 100 years from its very foundation. Founded in 1920, the association is widely present in the country with over 1,000 volunteers
The Order of Malta’s activities in 120 countries
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The Grand Master is elected for life from the Professed Knights by the Council Complete of State. According to the Constitution, as the religious Superior and Sovereign, he must fully dedicate himself to the development of the works of the Order and set an example of living by Christian principles to all the members of the Order.
Seats of the Order
Situated in the heart of Rome’s historical centre, on Via dei Condotti, the Magistral Palace has been the residence of the Grand Master and seat of the Sovereign Order of Malta’s government.
Magistral Library and Archives
The Magistral Library is the principal library of the Sovereign Order of Malta and represents one of the world’s most complete collections of its history.