Welcome to the website of the Grand Priory of England and Wales of the Military and Hospitaller Order of Saint Lazarus of Jerusalem.

The Order is named in honour of St Lazarus, who is generally recognised as the patron saint of lepers.

The Prayer of the Order

O God, who has chosen us to be an Order of Knights under the blessed protection of Saint Lazarus, grant that we, in full devotion to you and abounding in neighbourly charity, may show ourselves invincible against the enemies of the Cross, remaining faithful unto death, through Jesus Christ our Lord.

Prayers for Ukraine

A New Year message from the Grand Prior

Prayer for the Nation

Prayers for use during this time of international concern


The Lazarus mosaic at Monreale Cathedral, Sicily