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.
The Spiritual Outreach Calls provide a message primarily intended for those who may have difficulty getting to Association events; but, the message is valid, current and inspirational for all. Our Spiritual Outreach Calls are recorded and uploaded to the website within one week. Please use the sidebar on the right to listen to past calls.
How to Listen to a Live Spiritual Outreach Call
1) At approximately 10:55AM, you should dial the conference call number: 1-800-442-5794 2) You will be asked to enter the passcode: Dial the following: 656886# 3) You will be connected to the call and will be asked to identify yourself. State your name and then press the # sign. 4) You should then press *6. This will mute your line as other callers are connecting.
What did Jesus mean when He said, “Truly I say to you, among those born of women there has not arisen anyone greater than John the Baptist! Yet the one who is least in the kingdom of heaven is greater than he.”?
Presented by Bishop Peter Rosazza, Eastern Connecticut Area