logo

 

HEADLINES:

Hospitaller Region - Columbus, OH

Hospitaller Region - Columbus, OH

Recent Articles

Mass for the Deceased of the Order

11/30/2020

The Knights, Dames, Candidates and Friends of the Order of Malta in the Columbus Region gathered for their annual Mass for the Deceased Members of the Order on Friday November 20,2020. In the Prayers of the Faithful, we remembered each of the Knights and Dames of the Federal Association who passed away over this past year as well as our late Prince and Grand Master Fra' Giacomo Dalla Torre del Tempio di Sanguinetto. We also prayed for the success, good health and intentions of the newly elected Lieutenant of ...

read more

Recognition Award Recipients at the Order of Malta Center of Care

10/15/2020

Recognition Award recipients at the Order of Malta Center of Care First Anniversary celebration.

 
PHOTO: From left to right: Shirley Hairston, Kathy Kuhn, both received awards for the volunteer work under the non-medical category and Dr. William Miely, KM as recipient of the medical award.
read more

First Anniversary of the Order of Malta Center of Care

10/15/2020

Charles Mifsud, KM at the first anniversary of the Order of Malta Center of Care August 23, 2018.

read more

Expansion at the Order of Malta Center of Care

10/15/2020

Construction of two additional examination rooms at the Order of Malta Center of Care.

read more

Jon and Irene Altman Dental Clinic

10/15/2020

Photo of the ongoing construction of the Jon and Irene Altman Dental Clinic at the Order of Malta Center of Care.

read more

Center of Care Steering Committee

10/15/2020

Photo of Jason Thomas, KM, Chairman of the Center of Care Steering Committee and in charge of day to day operations. Jason is overseeing the current expansion and construction at the Order of Malta Center of Care.

read more

Pilgrimage to the Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help 2019

10/15/2020
Each year, during the first week in August, the three Associations (Federal, American and Western) of the Order in the USA meet at the Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help on Pilgrimage. This year we are setting up a hospice for the Shrine to be manned by members of the Order and their friends to support the needs of pilgrims to the Shrine.
 
PHOTO: Some Knights and Dames from the Columbus Region including (from left to right), Len Barbe, KM, Kay Gibbons, DM, with Fra' James-Michael von Stroebel, Washington ...
read more

2019 Board Meeting and Mass for the Nativity of St. John the Baptist

10/15/2020
The Columbus Region was honored to host the Board of Director Meeting for the Federal Association on June 18, 2019 at St. Joseph Cathedral with dinner following in the Cathedral Undercroft. Columbus Bishop, Robert Brennan was the primary Celebrant.
 
The photo shows Knights and Dames of the Columbus Region and of the Board of Directors for the Federal Association at Mass. 
read more

Keynote Address at the Second Annual Hospitaller Dinner

10/15/2020

Ambassador Michele' Bowe, DM delivering the keynote address at the Second Annual Hospitaller Dinner (held at the Pontifical College Josephinum, Columbus, OH). This is the primary fund raising event for the Order of Malta Center of Care. 

read more

Non-Medical Volunteer Award

10/15/2020

Federal Association Board Member, Charles Mifsud, KM presenting Candidate for the Order, Donald Miller with the Non-Medical Volunteer Award for his service to our lords the poor and the sick at the Order of Malta Center of Care.

read more

Medical Volunteer of the Year Award

10/15/2020

Federal Association Board Member, Charles Mifsud, KM presenting Candidate for the Order, Dr. Joseph Fiala, MD with the Medical Volunteer of the Year Award for his service to our lords the poor and the sick at the Order of Malta Center of Care.

read more

Outstanding Member Award

10/15/2020

Hospitaller, Leonard Barbe, KM presenting Dr. Richard Mena, KM with the Outstanding Member Award for all of his work at the Order of Malta Center of Care, The Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help and for providing aid and materials to the victims of hurricanes in the Virgin Islands.

read more

Second Annual Hospitaller Dinner

10/15/2020

Knights and Dames from the Columbus Region of the Federal Association, who attended the Second Annual Hospitaller Dinner. Keynote speaker was Ambassador Michele' Bowe, DM (fourth from right) and Fra' Tom Mulligan, President of the Federal Association Board (second from left). 

read more

Leonard Barbe
Regional Hospitaller
Email

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

St. John the Baptist Mass & Dinner - COLUMBUS

St. John the Baptist Mass & Dinner - COLUMBUS

6/24/2021 6:00:00 PM EDT
St. John the Baptist Church. Bishop Brennan & Fr. Blau.

First Friday Mass & Brunch - COLUMBUS

First Friday Mass & Brunch - COLUMBUS

7/2/2021 12:00:00 AM EDT
St. Andrew Church 8:30 AM. Brunch after at Sunny Street.

2021 Our Lady of Good Help Pilgrimage

2021 Our Lady of Good Help Pilgrimage

8/5/2021 9:00:00 AM EDT
All Members of the Federal Association and their families and friends are invited. Special Pilgrims (your friends and relatives who are sick, suffering, and aged) are especially invited to attend with you. Pilgrim uniform information will be available for all participants including children after registration is completed. Registration Fees: $450 Adult (18 and older) $250 Children (3-17) Children 2 and under are free. Registration fee includes meals, bus transportation in Green Bay and other pilgrimage expenses. Transportation to/from Green Bay is the responsibility of each pilgrim. Special hotel rates are available and hotel information will be made available after registration is completed. Please direct any questions to Annalice Mollica in the Executive Office. Annalice may be reached by email at amollica@orderofmalta-federal.org or by phone at (202) 331-2494.

Sanctity Of Life Mass & Dinner - COLUMBUS

Sanctity Of Life Mass & Dinner - COLUMBUS

9/10/2021 6:00:00 PM EDT
Holy Family Church

Third Annual Hospitaller Dinner - COLUMBUS

Third Annual Hospitaller Dinner - COLUMBUS

9/17/2021 6:00:00 PM EDT
Jessing Center at The Pontifical College Josephinum

Third Annual Hospitaller Dinner - COLUMBUS

Third Annual Hospitaller Dinner - COLUMBUS

9/17/2021 6:00:00 PM EDT
The Third Annual Hospitaller’s Dinner Benefiting the Order of Malta Center of Care Keynote Address Dr. Peter Kreeft Professor of Philosophy at Boston College Friday September 17, 2021 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM Jessing Center at The Pontifical College Josephinum 7625 North High Street Columbus, Ohio 43235 Please call Len Barbe at 614-738-2464 for more information or email at lwbarbe@aol.com The Order of Malta Center of Care (is a 501c3) is located in the St. John Center, 640 S. Ohio Ave. Columbus, OH which is a part of the Community of Holy Rosary / St. John the Evangelist Parish. It services the needs of the poor and the sick in the surrounding neighborhood. The Center of Care is staffed by volunteers from the Sovereign Military Hospitaller Order of St. John of Jerusalem of Rhodes and of Malta, members of the Catholic Medical Association and many friends.

About

There are 14 members of the Federal Association in the Columbus area. Robert Morosky was named the first Regional Hospitaller in 1999, succeeded by the late Dr. Frank Dono in 2003. The Most Reverend James Griffin, Bishop of Columbus (now retired) was invested as a Conventual Chaplain in 2000.

VOLUNTEER PROJECTS

Members of the Order (and their families) who are interested in participating in our activities should contact the Regional Hospitaller.