Current news and events of the Royal House of Aragon
HRH Don Roberto III
It is with the deepest regret and most profound sorrow that the Grand Chancellor of the Military Order of the Collar is obliged to announce that on the 26th January 2011 in Catania H.R. Don Roberto II Paterno Castello Prince of Emmanuel passed away after a long illness nobly born. The Vigil was held in the Church of the Order, Santa Anna, and the Funeral Mass was celebrated in the Church of Santa Maria di Gesu where is to be found the family chapel.
Anima eius et animae omnium defunctorum per Dei misericordiam requiescant in pacem.
Geneva 30th January 2011
2010 MOC Investiture in Alcalá de Henares, Madrid, Spain
The Grand Priory of Aragon & Catalonia held an Investiture on November 6th, 2010.
2010 MOC Investiture in the USA
The Commandery of St. Peter Nolasco (N. America) held its 2010 investure on Saturday, September 25, 2010 in the Shrine Chapel of the Blessed Sacrament in Raritan, New Jersey.
2010 MOC Investiture in Bristol, England, UK
The Grand Priory of the English Tongue held an Investiture on October 22nd, 2010.
2010 MOC Sponsored Charity Walk
On July 3, 2010 the Commandery of Buckfast sponsored a charity walk to raise money for the MOC Charity Foundation, a registered charity in UK.
2010 MOC Investiture in Stockholm, Sweden
On June 4th, 2010 the Grand Priory of the Terra Nordica hosting their annual investiture in Stockholm, Sweden.
2010 MOC Investiture in Abergavenny, Wales, UK
On May 8, 2010 the Commandery of the Marches of the Grand Priory of the English Tongue hosted their annual investiture in the Church of St Michael and Our Lady.
2010 MOC Investiture in Venice, Italy
On April 17, 2010 the Military Order of the Collar of Saint Agatha of Paterno organised a Mass and investiture at the cultural centre Don Orione Artigianelli – Church of S.M. della Visitazione.
2009 MOC Investiture in London, England, UK
On 23rd November 2009 Bishop Stack GC MOC with Mons Curro celebrated Mass at the High Altar of Westminster Cathedral which was followed by an Investiture in the Cathedral Crypt, conducted by the Grand Master. A banquet followed in the Cholmondely Room of the House of Lords in the Palace of Westminster, hosted by Baroness Cohen and Baroness Scotland.
2009 MOC Investiture in the USA
The Commandery of St. Peter Nolasco (N. America) convened for its second investiture in the USA on Friday, September 25, 2009 in the Shrine Chapel of the Blessed Sacrament in Raritan, New Jersey.