Fra' Giacomo Dalla Torre del Tempio di Sanguinetto
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.
Ambassadors, presidents of Associations, Hospitallers of the Sovereign Order of Malta gathered in Rome on 11 December in the Magistral Villa on the Aventine to discuss the latest developments in the field of assistance to migrants and refugees. With its associations, embassies, relief, ambulance and volunteer corps, the Order of Malta’s involvement in activities aimed […]
The King of Spain, Felipe VI received the Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta, Fra’ Matthew Festing, during his official visit to Spain. In Zarzuela Palace in Madrid, on the afternoon of 10 December the king and grand master confirmed the ancient bonds of friendship between the Order of Malta and Spain. Their […]
250 people fed every day Fra’ Matthew Festing inaugurated the new welfare initiative of the Order of Malta’s Spanish Association on 10 December, during his official visit to Spain. In the presence of the Association’s leadership, members and volunteers, the soup kitchen dedicated to St. John the Baptist was officially presented to the Grand Master. […]
The Grand Master inaugurates the renovated First-Aid Post in St Peter’s Square There will be almost 2,500 volunteers of the Sovereign Order of Malta active in Rome during the 12 months of the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy which will open tomorrow, 8 December. Arriving from Europe and other countries, including Germany, Austria, Ireland, Switzerland, France, […]
The UN conference on climate change (COP21) is underway in Paris where the international community has come together for 12 days to seek measures to tackle the effects of climate change. The major objective of the conference is to limit global warming to 2°C by the beginning of the next century. Helping poor countries to […]
On 26 November, the Sovereign Order of Malta was admitted as Extra-Regional Observer to SICA, the Central American Integration System. The economic, cultural and political organization that unites Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama, Belize and the Dominican Republic will allow the Sovereign Order of Malta – already present with its own associations […]