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MEETING WITH THE ITALIAN DELEGATES AND VICE DELEGATES

Incontro collegiale 13 aprile 2018_ frontale

On April, 13rd 2018 a meeting took place between HRH the Grand Master, the Grand Charges, the Italian Delegates and Vice Delegates of the Order.

During the meeting an increasing synergy has been launched.

HRH Prince Charles of Bourbon Two Sicilies, Duke of Castro, was the first who spoke and anticipated some important news of the Order.

HRH implemented some major changes in the Royal Deputation’s structure and new statutes’ publication. These statutes will have huge changes but will respect the tradition.

First of all, HRH the Duke of Castro communicated  the eradication of the Charge of Grand Inquisitor. This decision was taken in agreement with H.E. Alberto Lembo.

HRH Princess Beatrice of Bourbon Two Sicilies, Grand Prefect, greeted the participants. Afterwards H.E. Ambassador Antonio Benedetto Spada, Counsellor for the Dynastic Orders of the Royal House, took the floor and described the statutes’ changes of the Order and Francis I Real Order.

These statutes will be published the next weeks on this website and will be fully described in the second edition of the book “Ordini Cavallereschi della Real Casa di Borbone delle Due Sicilie” by H.E. Spada.

Then H.E. the Grand Chancellor talked about the importance of feeling a spirit of belonging to the Order, which will be considered as a priority in organizing the delegations’ activities.

On behalf of H.E. Grand Treasurer, Dr. Viola Cortes took the floor describing the benefits of the new Constantinian Order Charity Onlus and the economic subjects. He also described the crowdfunding platform that will be on the website and will allow a better support for our projects. For this reason this platform will be launched  the next days. It will allow people to support economically our project Briciole di Salute and the others related to Salvamamme and Bambin Gesù Foundation.

Then Msgr. Morandi, Secretary of the Grand Prior office, took the floor. On behalf of His Eminence the Grand Prior, he gave some suggestions to Delegates regarding future spiritual meetings and pilgrimages.

Incontro collegiale 13 aprile 2018

TRH Princes Charles and Camilla of Bourbon Two Sicilies at the Italian Red Cross

Croce Rossa foto di gruppo

Rome, April, 13th 2018. During the morning TRH Princes Charles and Camilla of Bourbon Two Sicilies, TRH Princesses Maria Carolina and Maria Chiara of Bourbon Two Sicilies, with HRH Princess Beatrice of Bourbon Two Sicilies were received at the Italian Red Cross.

During the meeting a fruitful collaboration has been launched. It will combine the Italian Red Cross and the Constantinian Order’s efforts in Italy and abroad.

TRH received the Golden Medal in the presence of the President of the Italian Red Cross, Dr. Francesco Rocca, Dr. Rosario Valastro and Dr. Gabriele Bellocchi, both Vice National Presidents of the Italian Red Cross.

H.E. Prince Ruspoli, Grand Chancellor, the Neapolitan delegation, Marquise Federica de Gregorio Cattaneo dei Principi di Sant’Elia, Comm. Eugenio Donadoni, Msgr. Arnaldo Morandi, Supervisior and Secretary of the Grand Prior Office were attending the event.

 

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Memorandum of Understanding- Constantinian Order of St. Georges Charity Onlus and Pediatric Hospital Bambin Gesù

La Famiglia Reale Borbone delle Due Sicilie e la Presidente Mariella Enoc

TRH with Dr. Mariella Enoc

Rome, April 12th 2018. TRH Princes Charles and Camilla of Bourbon Two Sicilies, Duke and Duchess of Castro, with HRH Princess Beatrice of Bourbon Two Sicilies, Grand Prefect of the Constantinian Order, signed a memorandum of understanding with Bambino Gesù Onlus Foundation. Each year, children coming from more than 40 countries are cured at the Hospital. Some of them do not have any healthcare cover and need immediate treatments, which are very expensive. Their countries of origin are Ucraine, Moldavia, Albania, enin, Etiopia, Siria, Kenya, Egitto, Bielorussia, Algeria, Kossovo, Palestina, Nigeria, Somalia Egitto, Costa d’ Avorio, Somalia, Israele, Marocco and Nepal. Urgencies and help requests are increasing more and more. The Sacred Military Constantinian Order of St. Georges, with Bambino Gesù Foundation, is involved in the support of this social project, taking care and treating the young patients.
Dr. Mariella Enoc, President of the Bambino Gesù Foundation, Dr. Cynthia Russo, Press Office and Communication Director and Prof. Federico Vigevano, Neuroscience Department Director attended the event.

You can find HERE HRH Princess Camilla of Bourbon Two Sicilies’ speech.

HRH Prince Charles of Bourbon Two Sicilies, Duke of Castro visited Palermo

TRH at Missione Speranza e Carità

TRH at Missione Speranza e Carità

Cerimonia di Investitura con le Dame e i Cavalieri conMons Michele Pennisi.

Investiture Ceremony of the new Knights with Msgr. Pennisi.

 

Incontro tra il Principe Carlo di Borbone e il Rettore dell'Università di Palermo Prof. Fabrizio Micari

Meeting between Prince Charles of Bourbon Two Sicilies and Prof. Micari

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HRH Prince Charles of Bourbon Two Sicilies had both institutional and charitable meetings during his stay in Palermo.

After meeting Sicily’s President, On.Sebastiano Musumeci, HRH Prince Charles of Bourbon Two Sicilies, Duke of Castro, Head of the Royal House of Bourbon and Grand Master of the Constantinian Order, launched Briciole di Salute project, which helps and supports Missione Speranza e Carità by Father Biagio Conte, whose goal is to react against poverty in Palermo.

An important service for the most fragile citizens has been introduced thanks to this initiative and to the volunteers and Sacred Military Constantinian Order of Saint George’s effort, providing economic and material support, products for children, food and logistic support as well.

HRH Duke of Castro was very touched and affirmed: “I am very happy to meet all these people who daily make lots of efforts to help the others who are in desperate conditions. Being able to help them providing a great support is not enough, we should show solidarity and much more. Father Biagio Conte is creating a place where people can be warmly welcomed, located in an area which hosts lots of migrants and needy people”.

A joyful moment wa shared with the Sisters of Charity and with the families who are daily helped by the project “Briciole di Salute”.

The inauguration of “Largo Cavalieri costantiniani” with Borbonic Arms dated 1771 and restaurered at Duomo in Monreale was a very touching moment. The medal with the Real Order of Saint Januarius, donated by the Tuscan delegation, was inserted. Then the investiture ceremony took place in the presence of His Eminence Msgr. Michele Pennisi. Lots of local authorities and the Eparch Giorgio Demetrio Gallaro were present.

On Sunday 8th, HRH the Duke of Castro with HRH Princess Beatrice, Grand Prefect of the Constantinian Order, visited the Botanical Garden. HRH Princess Camilla of Bourbon Two Sicilies, Duchess of Castro, donated an important artwork, a Golden Cactus by Orenzo Galery.

The last stage of this long trip will be Rome, where a lot of charity events, which are part of “Briciole di Salute”, have been scheduled.

 i Principi Carlo e Beatrice di Borbone delle Due Sicilie con il Sindaco per l'inaugurazione di Largo dei Cavalieri Costantiniani a Monreale


TRH with the Mayor of Monreale during the inauguration of Largo dei Cavalieri Costantiniani

Le Loro Altezze Reali presso l'orto botanico

TRH at the Botanical Garden

Le Loro Altezze Reali durante la consegna del cactus d'oro presso l'Orto Botanico.

TRH give the Golden Cactus to the Botanical Garden

Incontro tra il Principe Carlo di Borbone delle Due Sicilie e l'On. Sebastiano Musumeci Presidente della Regione Siciliana

Meeting between HRH Prince Charles of Bourbon Two Sicilies and On.Sebastiano Musumeci, President of Sicily

Incontro tra il Principe Carlo di Borbone e il Generale di Brigata Riccardo Galletta

Meeting between HRH Prince Charles of Bourbon Two Sicilies and Gen. Riccardo Galletta

Incontro Principe Carlo di Borbone delle Due Sicilie con On. Sebastiano Musumeci Presidente della Regione Siciliana e consegna dono

HRH Prince Charles of Bourbon Two Sicilies gives a gift to On. Sebastiano Musumeci

Le Loro Altezze Reali durante l'intervista presso l'Orto Botanico

TRH during the interview at the Botanical Garden

TRH Prince Charles and Princess Camilla of Bourbon Two Sicilies and their daughters Maria Carolina and Maria Chiara with President Trump

TRH Princes Charles and Camilla of Bourbon Two Sicilies and their daughters Princesses Maria Carolina and Maria Chiara of Bourbon Two Sicilies with President Donald Trump @Mar- a -Lago

TRH Princes Charles and Camilla of Bourbon Two Sicilies and their daughters Princesses Maria Carolina and Maria Chiara of Bourbon Two Sicilies with President Donald Trump @Mar- a -Lago

Palm Beach, 24 marzo 2018. Among the social events, TRH Princes Charles and Camilla of Bourbon Two Sicilies spent a wonderful evening with President Donald Trump in the enchanting location Mar à Lago.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TRH Princesses Camilla, Maria Carolina and Maria Chiara of Bourbon Two Sicilies with President Donald Trump @Mar- a -Lago

  TRH Princesses Camilla, Maria Carolina and Maria Chiara of Bourbon Two Sicilies with President Donald Trump @Mar- a -Lago

TRH Princess Camilla of Bourbon Two Sicilies with President Donald Trump @Mar- a -Lago

HRH Princess Camilla of Bourbon Two Sicilies with President Donald Trump @Mar- a -Lago

Grand Master HRH The Duke of Castro promotes the Cardinal Archbishop of New York to Bailiff Grand Cross of Justice

foto 14 marzoNew York, March 2018. The Prince and Grand Master of the Sacred Military Constantinian Order, of St George, HRH Prince Charles of Bourbon Two Sicilies, Duke of Castro, promoted His Eminence Timothy Cardinal Dolan, Archbishop of New York to the honour and and dignity of a Bailiff Grand Cross of Justice of the Sacred Military Constantinian Order, of St George. His Eminence has been a member of the Constantinian Order since 2001.

The Grand Master presented Cardinal Dolan with the decoration and diploma of Bailiff Grand Cross of Justice during a ceremony held on 11 March 2018 in the Cardinal’s Residence at St Patrick’s Cathedral. The Order’s Delegate in the United States of America, HE Cav John Viola was also in attendance.

His Eminence Theodore, Cardinal McCarrick, Archbishop emeritus of Washington is the Prior of the US Delegation. The US Delegation is very active and has seen a significant expansion over the last few years. The US Delegate, HE Cav John Viola appointed longstanding member, Baron Robert Allen La Rocca as Vice Delegate in 2017. The Chancellor of the US Delegation is Mr Pasquale Menna.

The Delegate of Great Britain and Ireland, Anthony Bailey, said: “On behalf of the British and Irish Delegation, I would like to congratulate His Eminence Cardinal Dolan on his promotion within our worldwide Order. Our two Delegations have always enjoyed a strong and meaningful partnership and I very much hope that future occasions can be found for our respective members to work closer together to fulfil the mission of our Order.

 

Les Anges Gardiens de Monaco

Nice, Monday November 19th 2017. H.R.H. Princess Camilla of Bourbon Two Sicilies, Duchess of Castro, Ambassador of “Les Anges Gardiens” Foundation, in collaboration with the Monegasque delegation of the Sacred Military Constantinian Order of Saint Georges, participated with the association’s volunteers in order to help hundreds of people (young people left to the streets, families and old people) who have been abandoned in Nice streets. During the year, each Monday from 6 pm warm food, biscuits, milk, tissues, wheelchairs, blankets and others products have been distributed to the needy people. During this occasion, the official provider of the Royal House of Bourbon Two Sicilies, Stratta 1836, ancient Italian bakery, donated handmade panettone (Italian Christmas cake) for the forthcoming Christmas festivities.

 HRH Princess Camilla of Bourbon Two Sicilies, Duchess of Castro with the voluunters and the foundress of the Association Bruna Maue Cassio “Les Anges Gardiens” during night-time distribution of basic necessities to the people in need.

HRH Princess Camilla of Bourbon Two Sicilies, Duchess of Castro with the voluunters and the foundress of the Association Bruna Maue Cassio “Les Anges Gardiens” during night-time distribution of basic necessities to the people in need.

HRH Princess Camilla of Bourbon Two Sicilies, Duchess of Castro with the voluunters and the foundress of the Association Bruna Maue Cassio “Les Anges Gardiens” during night-time distribution of basic necessities to the people in need.

HRH Princess Camilla of Bourbon Two Sicilies, Duchess of Castro with the voluunters and the foundress of the Association Bruna Maue Cassio “Les Anges Gardiens” during night-time distribution of basic necessities to the people in need.

 HRH Princess Camilla of Bourbon Two Sicilies, Duchess of Castro with the voluunters and the foundress of the Association Bruna Maue Cassio “Les Anges Gardiens” during night-time distribution of basic necessities to the people in need.

HRH Princess Camilla of Bourbon Two Sicilies, Duchess of Castro with the voluunters and the foundress of the Association Bruna Maue Cassio “Les Anges Gardiens” during night-time distribution of basic necessities to the people in need.

HRH Princess Camilla of Bourbon Two Sicilies, Duchess of Castro with the voluunters and the foundress of the Association Bruna Maue Cassio “Les Anges Gardiens” during night-time distribution of basic necessities to the people in need.

HRH Princess Camilla of Bourbon Two Sicilies, Duchess of Castro with the voluunters and the foundress of the Association Bruna Maue Cassio “Les Anges Gardiens” during night-time distribution of basic necessities to the people in need.

HRH Princess Camilla of Bourbon Two Sicilies, Duchess of Castro with the voluunters and the foundress of the Association Bruna Maue Cassio “Les Anges Gardiens” during night-time distribution of basic necessities to the people in need.

HRH Princess Camilla of Bourbon Two Sicilies, Duchess of Castro with the voluunters and the foundress of the Association Bruna Maue Cassio “Les Anges Gardiens” during night-time distribution of basic necessities to the people in need.

MONACO – INVESTITURE CEREMONY OF H.R.H. PRINCE ALBERT II, SOVEREIGN PRINCE OF MONACO

S.A.S. il Principe Alberto II, Principe Sovrano di Monaco riceve da S.A.R. il Principe Carlo di Borbone delle Due Sicilie, Duca di Castro il collare dell’Ordine Costantiniano

H.R.H. Prince Albert II, Sovereign Prince of Monaco, receives by H.R. H. Prince Charles Of Bourbon Two Sicilies, Duke of Castro, the collar of the Sacred Military Constantinian Order of Saint Georges

Montecarlo, Palais Princier, Monday,  Novembre 6th 2017.

An official meeting took place between H.R.H. Prince Charles of Bourbon Two Sicilies, Duke of Castro and Master of the Royal House of Bourbon Two Sicilies and H.R.H Prince Albert II, Sovereign Prince of Monaco.
During the meeting Prince Albert II was given the Collar of the Sacred Military Constantinian Order of Saint Georges and the emblems of the Royal  Order of Saint Gennaro. S.E. Don Francesco Ruspoli, Prince of Cerveteri, Grand Chancellor of the Sacred Military Constantinian Order of Saint Georges; Mr. Inigo Lopez de la Osa Escribano, Delegate and President of the Monegasque Association for Monaco Principality; State Counsellor Camille Pascal, Delegate for France; S.E. M. Jacques Boisson, the Sovereign Prince of Monaco’s Secretary of State S; M. Georges Lisimachio, Chef of Cabinet of  H.R.H. Monaco Sovereign Prince took part at the important event.

S.A.S. il Principe Alberto II, Principe Sovrano di Monaco riceve da S.A.R. il Principe Carlo di Borbone delle Due Sicilie, Duca di Castro le insgne del Real Ordine di San Gennaro

H.R.H. Prince Albert II, Sovereign Prince of Monaco, receives by H.R. H. Prince Charles Of Bourbon Two Sicilies, Duke of Castro, the decoration of the Sacred Military Constantinian Order of Saint Januarius

A partire da sinistra: M. Georges Lisimachio, Capo di Gabinetto di S.A.S. il Principe Alberto II di Monaco, M. Inigo Lopez de la Osa Escribano, Presidente dell’Associazione monegasca dell’Ordine, S.A.R. il Duca di Castro, S.A.S. il Principe Albert II, Principe Sovrano di Monaco, S.E. Don Francesco Ruspoli, Principe di Cerveteri, Gran Cancelliere dell’Ordine, M. Camille Pascal, Delegato e Presidente dell’Associazione francese dell’Ordine, S.E. M. Jacques Boisson, Segretario di Stato di S.A.S. il Princip Albert II di Monaco

From the left:
Mr. Georges Lisimachio, Chef of Cabinet of H.R.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco
Mr. Inigo Lopez de la Osa Escribano, President of the Monegasque Association of the Sacred Miliary Constantian Order
H.R.H. Duke of Castro
H.R.H. Prince Alberto II, Sovereign Prince of Monaco
H.E. Francesco Ruspoli, Prince of Cerveteri, Gran Chancelor of the Sacred Order
Mr. Camille Pascal, Delegate and President of the Sacred Order’s Frenche Association in France
H.E. Mr. Jacques Boisson, Secretary of State of H.R.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco

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