About the Order The Sovereign Military Hospitaller Order of Saint John of Jerusalem of Rhodes and Malta is one of the oldest institutions of Western and Christian civilization. The 13,500 Knights and Dames remain true to its principles – nurturing, witnessing and protecting the faith and serving the poor and the sick.
The American Association Founded in 1927 as the first association of the Order of Malta in the Americas, the association is headquartered in New York City with over 2,000 Knights, Dames and volunteers in over 30 Areas working with the poor, sick, and incarcerated and giving witness to the Catholic faith.
Spirituality Knights and Dames join the Order of Malta to pursue their spiritual growth over a path laid out by Blessed Gerard more than nine hundred years ago, seeking to nurture and witness the Faith and assist the sick and the poor.
Spirituality in Action Members are involved in hands-on work at over 100 hundred organizations, including food banks, hospitals, pregnancy support centers, homeless shelters and mentoring programs for at risk children.
October 27, 2022 The state of bilateral relations, the international situation, the conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh and the lack of respect for human rights in the region were some of the topics discussed. Read More
October 24, 2022 At the end of the conference the baton passed from the Thailand Delegation to that of South Korea which will host the twelfth edition of the Asia Pacific meeting in the autumn of 2023. Read More
October 13, 2022 It will offer an overview of the daily activities of volunteers assisting people and families in need, as well as illustrating the various projects and initiatives the Sovereign Order of Malta has developed. Read More