The Sovereign Order of Malta is one of the oldest institutions of Western and Christian civilisation.
Knights of Malta
Constitutional Charter and Code
Saints and Blessed
The Grand Master is elected for life from the Professed Knights by the Council Complete of State.
The Order of Malta is permanently present with medical, social and humanitarian projects in most countries in the world.
The diplomatic relations which the Sovereign Order of Malta enjoys exist to facilitate its humanitarian activities.
The birth of the Order of St. John dates back to around 1048.
He was received by the President of the Republic, Serzh Sargsyan, in the capital, Yerevan, on 24 October.
The Order of Malta’s members, staff, and volunteers have a long history of helping people suffering because of violence, war, and conflict.
The Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta, Fra’ Matthew Festing, received the President of the Republic of Slovenia Borut Pahor on an official visit today.
There are over a thousand Order of Malta volunteers who, from 7 December 2015 – the launch of the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy -– up to the end of August 2016.
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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
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.
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.
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