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



In Assisi for Our Lady of Philermos

The Basilica of Santa Maria degli Angeli in Assisi welcomed, as every September, the pilgrimage of the Order of Malta’s Italian members. The first led by Fra’ John Dunlap, Lieutenant…


The Grand Chancellor meets the diplomatic corps accredited to the Sovereign Order of Malta

A first meeting took place today between the Grand Chancellor of the Sovereign Order of Malta, Riccardo Paternò of Montecupo, and the diplomatic corps accredited to the Order of Malta.


Taiwan supports the Order of Malta’s humanitarian efforts in Ukraine

Epidemiologist Chien-jen Chen, former Vice President of the Republic of China (Taiwan) and current member of the Council of the Pontifical Academy of Sciences was received today by Grand Chancellor…


The Order of Malta’s new Constitution

Pope Francis today promulgated the new Constitutional Charter and Code of the Order of Malta and appointed a provisional Sovereign Council.


Statement issued by the Grand Magistry of the Sovereign Order of Malta

Commenting on the papal proclamation of September 3, 2022 related to the Sovereign Military Order of Malta, His Excellency Fra’ John Dunlap, Lieutenant to the Grand Master and head of…


Visit of the Secretary for Worship of Argentine at the Magistral Palace

Ambassador Guillermo Rodolfo Oliveri, Secretary for Worship of the Argentine Republic, was received today at the Magistral Palace by Ambassador Stefano Ronca, Secretary General for Foreign Affairs of the Sovereign…


Floods in Pakistan: Malteser International teams in action against epidemics

After epochal level of rain and flooding in the past months, 33 million people in Pakistan are affected by the monsoon. The climate catastrophe has killed more than 1,000 people,…


Fra’ John T. Dunlap at the Consistory in Vatican City

Arriving from the five continents, the cardinals met in St Peter’s Basilica on the afternoon of Saturday, 27 August for Pope Francis’ eighth Consistory, during which 20 new cardinals were…


Six months war in Ukraine: Humanitarian aid from the Order of Malta reaches 65 locations throughout the country

Every night we are frightened when the bomb alert goes off. For six months, the entire country has been experiencing the cruelty of this war. Fear has become a constant…