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 16 states 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 involving over one hundred organizations and ministries. Food banks, hospitals, pregnancy support centers, homeless shelters and mentoring at risk children are just some of the activities in which members engage.
To access selected audio recordings and readings from a past retreat, click on the linked dates below:
September 22-24, 2017: From the Seminary of the Immaculate Conception in Huntington, Long Island, New York. The theme was “Don’t Be Afraid of Anything; Christ is Victor!” and our retreat master was Bishop John J. O’Hara, ChC.
February 5 – 7, 2016: From Bethany Retreat Center in Lutz, Florida. The theme was “The Gift of Mercy,” and our retreat master was the Most Reverend Frank Caggiano, Bishop of Bridgeport.
February 29 – March 1, 2015: From Bethany Retreat Center in Lutz, Florida. The theme was “Discernment of Spirits according to St. Ignatius Loyola,” and our retreat master was Reverend Joseph W. Koterski, S.J.