Branch, Sanctuary Square, Mellieha, MALTA
Society with one sole aim: spreading the Word of God to his people,
being young or old.
in the Mellieha Branch:
(Superior Brother), Oliver Aquilina, Remmie Micallef, Noel Debono (Brothers)
Fr George Preca founded the Society of Christian Doctrine,
better known as the M.U.S.E.U.M., in 1907. This society includes
lay men and women who learn the Word of God and teach this
powerful Word to others. The acronym M.U.S.E.U.M. stands for
the Latin words Magister Utinam Sequatur Evangelium Universus
Mundus - "Master, may the whole world follow the
Gospel!", undoubtedly, Fr George's greatest wish
the years, several branches of the Society opened all over
the Maltese Islands. Our Mellieha branch opened its doors
for the village youths on the 22nd of October 1978. Every
year, the brothers of the branch prepare from 40 to 50 10-year-old
children for receiving the holy sacrament of Confirmation.
We also teach catechism to children of ages 11 and above.
About 70 preteens and adolescents attend our branch on a regular
religious education is carried out daily, and all year round. We also
organize other activities, mostly in the festive or summer seasons,
such as hikes, sports week, football league, quizzes, barbecues, and