The Most Venerable Order of St John of Jerusalem


  • Order was constituted by Queen Victoria by Royal Charter on 14 May 1888.
  • Membership of the Order is open to suitable candidates of any Christian faith who demonstrate the tenants of the Order by acting to prevent and relieve sickness and injury as well as to enhance the wealth and well-being of people anywhere in the world.
  • Order awarded in five grades: Bailiff / Dame Grand Cross, Knights / Dames of Justice or Grace, Commander / Chaplain, Officer and Member.

Orders of Knighthood