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.
February 16, 2016 Annual Retreat 2016 The Order of Malta, American Association, Northeast Florida held its annual retreat at Marywood Retreat Center February 12-14 under the direction of Father David Caron, O.P. Father’s theme in this Jubilee Year of Mercy was “A Holy Year of Rejoicing in the Inexhaustible Riches of God’s Mercy.” He then guided us through […] Read More
December 11, 2011 Five new auxiliary members inducted into Malta yesterday, December 10, 2011 at the annual Mass held at the home of Bill and Pat Koenig. The Mass was celebrated by Father Mike Morgan, Chancellor Diocese of St Augustine. Read More