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



After new bombings in Ukraine, in Lviv there is no power and food is scarce

"Bombings resumed yesterday in all Ukraine, in the east as well as the west, mainly in Kyiv but also cities such as Lviv and Ivano-Frankivsk. Public buildings and power plants were hit".


Lieutenant of the Grand Master at Bishop Scalabrini’s canonization

Some 50 thousand faithful were present last Sunday in St. Peter’s Square for the canonization of two new saints, Giovanni Battista Scalabrini and Artemide Zatti


Alliance of the Orders of Saint John Meeting

Having served as a member of the Cooperation Group and President of the Committee of the Orders of St. John over many years, I am well aware of the great work that everyone does and the importance of this meeting,


A new Policy and Protocol against Human Trafficking for Global Healthcare providers

The Order of Malta Permanent Observer Mission to the United Nations in New York hosted the “Human Trafficking Policy and Protocol for Global Healthcare providers proposed for adoptions by the World Health Organization”.


Credentials presented by Dominican Republic, Peru, Greece and Bolivia

The Lieutenant of the Grand Master, Fra’ John T. Dunlap, received in audience in the Magistral Villa for the presentation of their Letters of Credence, the new Ambassadors of Dominican Republic, Peru, Greece and Bolivia.


The Order of Malta Germany organises its 13th pilgrimage to Rome

The 13th pilgrimage to Rome organised by the Order of Malta in Germany is underway. Around 600 people, including two hundred disabled - with around one hundred people on wheelchairs -, travelled on 15 different buses from dioceses throughout Germany.


Pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela

"I want to thank you a million times for all you’re doing for me and for the enormous effort you’ve put into making everything go so well! God will reward you from heaven!".


Ukraine: Prostheses Laboratory for War Wounded

A mobile laboratory has been inaugurated in Lviv, Ukraine, to create prostheses for those who have lost one or more limbs in the war. With an investment of one million euro, this initiative is part of the ‘Unbroken Ukraine’ project.


Order of Malta Communicators’ Forum in Rome

Two days of workshops, presentations, panels and debates. More than 60 participants representing some 30 countries in which the Order of Malta’s Grand Priories, associations or relief and volunteer corps operate.