Order of St John of Jerusalem of
Rhodes and of Malta
On the afternoon of 5 December, at the Pontifical Oriental Institute, a conference was held on the theme "Protecting sacred places of the Mediterranean-Follow-up of the Project. "
Cardinal Zuppi, President of the Italian Episcopal Conference and Metropolitan Archbishop of Bologna, was admitted to the Order of Malta with the dignity and rank of Bailiff Grand Cross of Honour and Devotion
Ambassador Zanardi Landi was invited to the 2022 Annual Investiture Weekend of the Federal Association, held in Washington, DC.
On the occasion of the Canonization of Giovanni Battista Scalabrini, Ambassador Zanardi Landi accepted to host an event at Palazzo Orsini requested by the Superior General of the Scalabrinians, aimed at reflecting on and enhancing the synergies of the activities in favour of migrants, poor and far from home, conducted by both the Order and the Congregation
After the sudden death of Frà Marco Luzzago, the annual receptions of the Embassies to the Holy See and to the Quirinale took place, this year on September 27th, jointly in the presence of H.E. the Lieutenant of the Grand Master Frà John Dunlap
After the establishment of the new Government of the Order of Malta, the Order's Embassy to the Holy See hosted an open discussion bringing together at Palazzo Orsini the new Grand Chancellor, H.E. Riccardo Paternò di Montecupo, and the Heads of Mission accredited to the Holy See and the Order
With the Papal Decree of 3 September 2022, dissolving the current Sovereign Council and constituting a new, provisional one, Ambassador Zanardi Landi is nominated as a Member of the Sovereign Council.
The Lieutenant Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta, Fra' John Dunlap, was received in audience this morning at the Vatican by Pope Francis.
On June 23rd 2022, the Magistral Post of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta will issue 5 stamps, belonging to the series "THE DIPLOMATIC REPRESENTATIONS OF THE ORDER" dedicated to Palazzo Orsini, the headquarters of the Embassy to the Holy See.