The Lieutenant of the Grand Master, Fra’ Marco Luzzago, received for the presentation of his Letters of Credence the new Ambassador of Kazakhstan.
Fra’ Marco Luzzago receives Italian Ambassador to the Order of Malta Pietro Sebastiani
The consistory called by Pope Francis to create 13 new cardinals took place on Saturday, 28 November. Among these was Silvano Maria Tomasi, who some weeks ago was appointed the Pope’s Special Delegate to the Order of Malta
The Order of Malta in Lithuania has launched the annual elderly support campaign “Maltesers’ Soup”, a successful and well-known initiative that over the years has succeeded in attracting donors and supporters.
The Order of Malta’s activities in 120 countries
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Lieutenant of the Grand Master
The Lieutenant of the Grand Master is elected for a term of one year. 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 to 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.