The letter of Pope Francis to H.E. the Venerable Bailiff Fra’ Ludwig Hoffmann von Rumerstein, Grand Commander and Lieutenant ad interim,
and to the Members of the Council Complete of State of the Sovereign Military Hospitaller Order of Saint John of Jerusalem, of Rhodes and of Malta.
The Council Complete of State, the body responsible for electing the Grand Master or Lieutenant of the Grand Master
Easter baskets for people in need were consecrated on Holy Thursday
The Lieutenant ad interim of the Sovereign Order of Malta, Fra’ Ludwig Hoffmann Von Rumerstein, received today the new Ambassadors of:
Chile, H.E. Mariano FERNÁNDEZ AMUNÁTEGUI
Uruguay, H.E. Francisco José OTTONELLI
Bolivia, H.E. Julio César CABALLERO MORENO
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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
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.