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



Credentials presented by Colombia, Nicaragua, Estonia, European Union

The Lieutenant of the Grand Master, Fra’ Marco Luzzago, received in audience in the Magistral Villa for the presentation of their Letters of Credence, the new Ambassadors of Colombia, Nicaragua,…


Earthquake in Croatia – Order of Malta sends aid and raises funds

The violent 6.4 magnitude earthquake struck the Croatian city of Petrinja, southeast of the capital Zagreb, on 29 December, and was followed by shockwaves culminating in another violent 4.0 magnitude…


The Lieutenant of the Grand Master writes to Pope Francis on World Peace Day

The Lieutenant of the Grand Master Fra’ Marco Luzzago replies to Pope Francis’ message for the 54th World Day of Peace on 1st January 2021.


The First Baby of Christmas in Bethlehem 2020

Holy Family Hospital’s all-Palestinian staff of 172 have been eagerly awaiting the first Christmas baby as a sign of hope against the grim backdrop of Covid-19 in Bethlehem.


Christmas message of the Lieutenant of Grand Master

Dear confreres and consoeurs, dear volunteers and supporters of the Order of Malta around the world, what we are about to experience is a Christmas very different from all the…


Order of Malta in Germany to the starting blocks for the vaccination campaign against Covid-19

Hundreds of Covid-19 vaccination centres will be operational in a matter of weeks across Europe. The Order of Malta’s organizational machinery in Germany is also setting up centres


Credentials presented by Kazakhstan

The Lieutenant of the Grand Master, Fra’ Marco Luzzago, received for the presentation of his Letters of Credence the new Ambassador of Kazakhstan.


Fra’ Marco Luzzago receives Italian Ambassador Pietro Sebastiani

Yesterday, the Lieutenant of the Grand Master, Fra’ Marco Luzzago, received Pietro Sebastiani, Italian Ambassador to the Sovereign Order of Malta.  


Silvano Maria Tomasi Created Cardinal

The consistory called by Pope Francis to create 13 new cardinals took place on Saturday, 28 November. Among these was Silvano Maria Tomasi, who some weeks ago was appointed the…