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



Order of Malta condemns attack against Hospital in Gaza City

The Sovereign Order of Malta condemns any attack against health care workers and facilities in any conflict or location.


Order of Malta World Day celebrated in Italy and another ten countries

An opportunity to bring people closer to the Order of Malta by presenting the main activities and characteristics of the ancient Hospitaller Order founded in the Holy Land in 11th…


Celebrating 75 Years of Diplomatic Relations with Republic of Panama

On 11 October, Grand Chancellor Riccardo Paternò di Montecupo received Panama’s Foreign Minister Janaina Tewaney Mencomo.


Visit of the Grand Master to Portugal

From 6 to 10 October, the Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta Fra’ John Dunlap visited Portugal.


The Grand Chancellor meets the Foreign Minister of Paraguay

Talks took place at the Magistral Palace in Rome between the Foreign Minister of Paraguay Rubén Ramírez Lezcano and the Grand Chancellor Riccardo Paternò.


Credentials presented by Monaco and Russia

The Grand Master Fra’ John Dunlap received in audience in the Magistral Palace for the presentation of their Letters of Credence, the new Ambassadors of Monaco and Russia.


Grand Chancellor receives Costa Rican Foreign Minister

On 9 October, Grand Chancellor Riccardo Paternò di Montecupo received Arnaldo André Tinoco, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Costa Rica, at the Magistral Palace.


Statement on the current violence in the Holy Land

The Sovereign Order of Malta expresses its deepest concern about the tragic events of the last few days in the Holy Land.


Pilgrimage to Florence to honour Blessed Pietro Pattarini from Imola

On Saturday 7 October, some 250 Order of Malta members and volunteers from all over Italy took part in the pilgrimage to the Basilica of San Lorenzo in Florence.