Sovereign Military Hospitaller
Order of St John of Jerusalem of
Rhodes and of Malta

Grand Master news

Grand Master news
10/06/2024

Grand Master at the Arena di Verona

On Friday evening, the focus was on the Arena di Verona for the inauguration of the 101st edition of the Verona Opera Festival, broadcast worldwide by the RAI.

Diplomatic Activities
Grand Master news
05/06/2024

The International Conference: “Religious Freedom and Human Integral Development” took place in the Magistral Villa

The international conference on "Religious freedom and Human Integral Development", organized by the Order’s Embassy to the Holy See,  opened in the Magistral Villa, one of the government seats of the Sovereign Order of Malta.

Diplomatic Activities
Grand Master news
27/05/2024

Grand Master of the Order of Malta receives the 2024 Path to Peace award

The Grand Master of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta, Fra' John Dunlap, has been awarded the prestigious "Path to Peace" honour, given each year to an individual "for outstanding service to the cause of peace".

Diplomatic Activities
Grand Master news
17/05/2024

Latvian President on Official Visit to Grand Master

The President of the Republic of Latvia, Edgars Rinkēvičs, has been received today at the Magistral Palace by the Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta, Fra' John Dunlap.

Grand Master news
15/05/2024

New edition of “De Europa” by Enea Silvio Piccolomini

This morning, the Order of Malta’s Grand Master, Fra' John Dunlap, participated in the presentation of the new edition of "De Europa" by Enea Silvio Piccolomini, the 210th head of the Catholic Church with the name of Pope Pius II.

Grand Master news
07/05/2024

The streets of Lourdes flooded with the Order of Malta’s pilgrims’ uniforms

The 66th international pilgrimage to the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Lourdes has come to an end. Like every year in early May, the streets of the French town were flooded with the Order of Malta's pilgrims' uniforms.

Grand Master news
02/05/2024

Conferment of insignia of Bailiff Grand Cross of Honour and Devotion on Cardinal Pierbattista Pizzaballa

The Grand Master of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta, Fra' John Dunlap, has promoted Cardinal Pierbattista Pizzaballa, Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem, to the dignity and rank of Bailiff Grand Cross of Honour and Devotion.

Diplomatic Activities
Grand Master news
26/04/2024

Official visit of the President of Hungary to the Order of Malta

The President of Hungary Tamás Sulyok was received today at the Magistral Palace by the Grand Master of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta, Fra’ John Dunlap.