Wednesday, February 28, 2018:
Pope Francis appoints Mgr Alfred Xuereb as Apostolic Nuncio to Korea
On Monday, the Vatican announced that Mgr Alfred Xuereb has just been appointed by H.H. Pope Francis as the new Apostolic Nuncio in South Korea and Mongolia. His episcopal consecration will be presided by Pope Francis himself on 19 March at the Vatican Basilica.
Monday, February 26, 2018:
St George's Maestro di Cappella sadly passes away
As already announced through our official Facebook Page yesterday night, our parish community, together with the whole Maltese nation, is in deep mourning for the sudden departure of Professor Joseph Vella, Malta’s leading and internationally most widely played Maltese composer.
Sunday, December 10, 2017:
Mgr Carmelo Scicluna has passed away
This afternoon, Sunday the 10th of December, the second Sunday in Advent, Mgr Carmelo Scicluna known among the Gozitans simply as ‘Il-Father’ or as Dun Karm tal-Ingliża passed away at the ripe old age of 90 years at the Gozo General Hospital.
Thursday, October 26, 2017:
Meetings, projects, a new Il-Belt Victoria and a minibus!
As we are turning another calendar page – that of October to November – here at St George’s Basilica, October was a hectic one. That is the month where all pastoral activities resume after the summer recess.
“Hæc dies quam fecit Dominus! This is the day the Lord has made!”. We are still rejoicing with the light of Easter Sunday, the feast of feasts, the day of unequalled joy, the day on which Christ is risen.
Thursday, March 9, 2017:
Follow the Lenten Programme
We are already two weeks into Lent and St George’s Parish is offering a variety of opportunities to the community to live this special liturgical time by listening and celebrating the Word of God. Follow and participate in the full programme uploaded also on this website.