British & Irish Delegate invited to join the Advisory Council of the Foundation for Reconciliation in the Middle East

London, January 2006. The Rt Rev and Rt Hon Lord Carey of Clifton, former Archbishop of Canterbury, and Chairman of the Advisory Council of the London-based Foundation of Reconciliation in the Middle East, (FRME) has invited the British and Irish Delegate of the Constantinian Order, Mr Anthony Bailey, to join its Advisory Council. FRME seeks to…

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Over €7000 donated to Delegation charities in Great Britain and Ireland

London, January 2006. The following charitable and religious organisations have received donations raised through the annual subscription of members of the Constantinian Order and Royal Order of Francis I in Great Britain and Ireland. The charities in receipt of Delegation funds include: De Paul Trust of Ireland €2,000.00, The Passage Homeless Centre £1,600.00, The All-Party Pro-Life…

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His Eminence Mario Francesco, Cardinal Pompedda, launches his book entitled The Christian Origins of Europe

Naples, January 2006. The Grand Prior of the Order, His Eminence Mario Francesco, Cardinal Pompedda, launched his book entitled The Christian origins of Europe in the cloister of the Basilica of Santa Maria The New. The book, which was published by Il Cerchio, was presented by Professor Francesco Casavola, Emeritus President of the Constitutional Court of…

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Pope John Paul II honours seven delegation members with Papal knighthoods in recognition of their interfaith work for the Holy See

London – December 2004. His Holiness Pope John Paul II has bestowed Papal knighthoods on six members of the British and Irish Delegation. These high awards were granted by the Pontiff in recognition of the considerable support given over recent years by members of British and Irish delegation in favour of the interfaith work of…

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Cardinal Pompedda presides over a Solemn Eucharistic celebration on the occasion of the anniversary of the proclamation of the Dogma by the Pontiff Pius IX

Rome – December 2005. A number of Constantinian knights and dames attended a Solemn Eucharistic celebration presided by the Order’s Grand Prior, His Eminence Mario Francesco, Cardinal Pompedda, in the Basilica Santi XII Apostoli in Rome on the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the Proclamation of the Dogma by the late Pope Pius IX. During…

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Pope John Paul II honours Delegation Chaplain, Father Michael Seed with the Papal decoration Cross in recognition of his interfaith work for the Holy See

London – November 2004. The Reverend Father Michael Seed, SA, a longstanding Chaplain of the British and Irish Delegation has been awarded the papal Cross Pro Ecclesia et Pontifice medal; the highest honour which can be bestowed on a cleric by the Head of the Catholic Church. The award was made in recognition of the…

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His Beatitude Patriarch Gregorios III to attend Delegation Royal Gala Dinner in the presence of TRH The Duke and Duchess of Calabria to be held in London on 14 November

London – November 2005. The British and Irish Delegation will be hosting a Royal Gala Dinner in the presence of our Grand Prefect, His Royal Highness The Duke of Calabria and Her Roayl Highness The Duchess of Calabria in London on Monday 14 November 2005 at 1 Whitehall Place, London SW1. The guest of honour and…

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Patriarch Gregorios III is received by the Constantinian Order’s Delegation Prior, Cardinal Archbishop of Westminster

London – November 2005. His Beatitude Patriarch Gregorios III of Antioch & all of the East, of Alexandria, and of Jerusalem, was received by the Prior of the British and Irish Delegation, His Eminence Cormac, Cardinal Murphy-O’Connor, Archbishop of Westminster, on the occasion his Patriarch’s visit to London. The meeting took place at Cardinal’s residence in…

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