• The Order is assisting those in need in India with the
spiritual guidance of Most Rev. Bishop Joseph Mar Thomas, PhD.
We are currently working on several charitable projects in India.
Please see the Charitable Projects
link for more information.
On July 7, 2007, Pope Benedict XVI issued his Apostolic Letter,
Motu Proprio, Summorum Pontificum.
This letter approves the use of the Roman Catholic Mass according
to the tradtional Latin rite,
and clarifies that this traditional form of the Mass was never
abbrogated by the Church.
An updated history
of the Sovereign Order of Saint John of Jerusalem which focuses
on the history from the loss of Malta to the current time has
been assembled, and is available for viewing.