A working lunch between the Grand Chancellor of the Order of Malta, Albrecht Boeselager, with over 20 Ambassadors from different European countries, took place yesterday at the Magistral Villa.
Cardinal Silvano Maria Tomasi, the Pope’s Special Delegate to the Sovereign Order of Malta, yesterday met the members of the First Class with the Lieutenant of the Grand Master Fra’ Marco Luzzago.
The Order of Malta’s Grand Chancellor Albrecht Boeselager received the Russian Federation’s Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Aleksander Grushko.
Tens of thousands of people have fled from the eastern Congolese city of Goma amid warnings of an imminent volcanic eruption from Mount Nyiragongo.
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.