London, 27 April 2013. The Grand Prior of the Constantinian Order, His Eminence Renato Raffaele, Cardinal Martino, visited St Paul’s Cathedral in central London as part of his wider pastoral visit to the United Kingdom. His Eminence was accompanied by the Dean of St Paul’s, the Very Reverend David Ison and by the Order’s Delegate for Great Britain…Details
Rome, April 2013. The official website of the Grand Magistry in Rome of the Sacred Military Constantinian Order of Saint George has been relaunched.
Please visit the site at www.ordinecostantiniano.it
London – 16 April 2013. The Chancery regrets to announce the death on 15 April 2013 of Mr Mark Railing, a Knight of Grace of the Sacred Military Constantinian Order of Saint George within the Delegation of Great Britain and Ireland. Mark Railing was invested in to the Order in 1998.
Requiescat in pace.
London, 8 April 2013. The Chancery regrets to announce the death on 8 April 2013 of the Rt Hon Baroness Thatcher, , LG, OM, FRS, a Dame Grand Cross of the Royal Order of Francis I within the Delegation of Great Britain and Ireland. Baroness Thatcher was invested by our Prince and Grand Master of the…Details
London, 22 March 2013. The Chancery is delighted to announce that the Delegation has been informed by the Grand Magistry in Rome that the Grand Prior, His Eminence Renato Raffaele, Cardinal Martino, will travel to London to participate in a series of high profile events to mark the 150th anniversary of the Italian Church…Details
London, 22 March 2013.The Chancery is delighted to announce that the Grand Prior of the Constantinian Order, His Eminence Renato Raffaele, Cardinal Martino, will travel to London to participate in a series of high profile events to mark the 150th anniversary of the Italian Church in Britain. To mark the Feast of St George and…Details
London, 22 March 2013. The Chancery is pleased to announce that the Grand Prior of the Constantinian Order, His Eminence Renato Raffaele, Cardinal Martino, will travel to London to preside over an investiture mass for the Constantinian Order and the Royal Order of Francis I. The mass will take place in the beautiful St Peter’s Italian…Details
London, March 2013. HE The Delegate, Mr Anthony Bailey, during February-March 2013 undertook the following engagements on behalf of the British and Irish Delegation: 19 February 2013. Reception for the National Day of Serbia at the Serbian Embassy. 19 February 2013. Meeting with His Eminence Archbishop Athanasius Toma Dawod, Patriarchal Vicar of the Syriac Orthodox…Details
Rome, March 2013. The Chancery wishes to congratulate the following members on their recent awards and appointments: HE Mr Anthony Bailey – Officer’s Cross of the Order of Merit of the Republic of Hungary. (Hungary). HMEH Frà Matthew Festing – Knight Grand Cross of the Equestrian Order of St. Agatha. (Serene Republic of San Marino). Mr…Details
Vatican City, 19 March 2013. Below is the full text of Pope Francis’ homily preached at his inauguration Mass in St Peter’s Square on Tuesday 19 March 2013. Dear Brothers and Sisters, I thank the Lord that I can celebrate this Holy Mass for the inauguration of my Petrine ministry on the solemnity of Saint…Details
To Irish people everywhere and to the friends of Ireland around the world, I send my best wishes for St Patrick’s Day. The 17th of March is a day when we celebrate the life and memory of our Patron Saint, Saint Patrick. It is also a day when, with our wider Irish family around the…Details
Vatican, 18 March 2013. Pope Francis has written to the Archbishop of Canterbury, the Most Rev Justin Welby, to congratulate him on his enthronement today. In a message to the new principal leader of the Church of England and head of the worldwide Anglican Communion, Pope Francis wrote: “May grace and peace be multiplied to…Details
Vatican City, 13 March 2013. Brothers and sisters good evening. You all know that the duty of the Conclave was to give a bishop to Rome. It seems that my brother Cardinals have come almost to the ends of the earth to get him… but here we are. I thank you for the welcome that…Details
Cardiff – March 2013. The Chancery is pleased to announce the appointment The Rt Hon Paul Murphy KSG MP as Vice-Delegate of Wales of the Sacred Military Constantinian Order of St George within the Delegation of Great Britain and Ireland. Mr Murphy, who was first invested into the Constantinian Order in November 2003 will serve…Details