Since February , the hospital — located only meters from the birthplace of Jesus Christ — has delivered more than 75, babies, including 4, in alone; it also performs around 30, outpatient consultations and examinations a year. In , a donation from the Belgian government allowed the facility — considered among the best in the West Bank — to open a new pediatric and neonatal care unit for people living in villages around Bethlehem. Nor does Britain or France. Two years later, he was elected as a member of the council of the Maltese Association, and in , he became its president.
De Petri said 99 cents of every dollar the Order receives in donations go directly to the hospitals, first-aid clinics and rescue operations it maintains around the world.
Jerusalem-born Knights of Malta today a global charity
One of the many local charities the Knights of Malta funds is the Conservatorio Vincenzo Bugeja, which provides residential care for 22 teenage Maltese girls from broken homes. The girls, aged 11 to 18, all have psychological, emotional and social difficulties. Venera home. But what they look forward to most of all is the annual trip to Lourdes, where they sponsor one child every year.
Once a year, the knights and dames are asked who to take in. We usually recommend one or two people. But they must be prepared to serve. Larry Luxner. Formal dining table at Casa Rocco Piccola, the 16th-century Valletta mansion currently maintained by the family of Marquis Nicholas de Piro, a member of the Knights of Malta. During five centuries, the Christian Crusaders were slowly expelled from the Holy Land, and now the great Sultan drives out the Order of St. John of Jerusalem from their last stronghold, the fortress in the island of Rhodes.
Then the battle shifts to the brave Island of Malta where its people play an important role in helping La Valette and the Order fight the Turks.
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Jean De La Valette, commander of the Orders Christian navy, knight-adventurer, and defender of the faith, engages famous Muslim pirates, like Barbarossa and Dragut Reis, and harasses on the huge Turkish navy. He seeks to recover the Holy Cross taken by the Saracens.
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The secret of a forbidden romance in the paradise island of Rhodes haunts this warrior monk of eighty-four battlesa unique man enslaved by the Saracens and then escapes. He is later elevated to the position of grand master of the Order of St. John of Jerusalem and Rhodes.
He was considered by his peers to be the man for the moment restoring the order to its former glory. With only seven hundred Knights and several thousand Spanish, Italian, Portuguese soldiers and fifteen thousand Maltese civilians men, women, and children alike , he repels the great Turkish army of over forty thousand troops.
A great historical novel of a great man and a valiant and victorious people, the people of Malta.
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