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 inspiring 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.
Thousands of Catholics across the nation and in more than 50 countries will join together to pray the Rosary simultaneously for peace for our nation and the world. The Order of Malta in coordination with Rosary Coast to Coast invites all Catholics to unite in praying Mary’s most powerful weapon, The Rosary.
Sunday, October 11, 2020 3 PM – 4:30 PM ET St. Paul Inside The Walls 205 Madison Avenue, Madison
We are honored to have newly installed Bishop of Paterson, Kevin J. Sweeney, deliver the Invocation and lead us in a mile-long Rosary Procession from St. Paul Inside the Walls, Madison, NJ to St. Thomas More Church in Morris Twp., NJ.
Many parishes are being invited to make this a community event; therefore, robes and decorations should not be worn. Current COVID-19 State Regulations for face masks and social distancing must be observed.
Those who cannot participate in the procession may go directly to St. Thomas More Church for Eucharistic Adoration at 3:30 p.m. The Rosary and Benediction will begin at 4:00 PM with the entire group.
We hope that many of our New Jersey members will participate and join us in asking Mary’s intercession for our country. Please encourage your family, friends, fellow parishioners and your Pastor/Parochial Vicar to join you.
Current COVID regulations for face masks and social distancing observed.
Can’t join us to process, meet us at St. Thomas More (grounds, 4 Convent Station)