Las Vegas, Nevada — David Flippo, Congressional candidate for Nevada’s 4th District, has been bestowed with a prestigious honor as he was officially inducted into the esteemed Order of the Knights of Malta. Recognized for his unwavering commitment to service, compassion, and upholding the highest standards of integrity, Flippo’s induction into this honorable organization further exemplifies his dedication to making a positive impact in the lives of others.
The Knights of Malta, a service organization renowned for their humanitarian efforts and devotion to serving those in need, have recognized Flippo’s exceptional character and steadfast commitment to promoting the principles of compassion and selflessness. As a Congressional candidate, Flippo’s induction into the Knights of Malta reinforces his unwavering dedication to advocating for the well-being and prosperity of the people he seeks to represent. He seeks to live by the four cardinal virtues of the Knights of Malta: Prudence, Justice, Fortitude, and Temperance.
About Knights of Malta
In the 11th century the Knights of Malta, known then as ‘Knights Hospitaller’, established a hospital in Jerusalem to care for pilgrims of any religious faith or origin. The work of the hospitallers grew in fame and in 1113 Pope Paschal II officially recognised the monastic community as a lay religious order. The Knights of Malta organization is a prominent humanitarian and charitable order, actively engaged in serving vulnerable communities around the world. A Christian brotherhood, their vision is to be a humanitarian organization first and foremost with the ability, competence, and commitment to work for people in need. Their mission is to work on projects with dedication so as to ensure the highest standard and to encourage a humble attitude for all work done for the order.
Central to the guiding principles of the Knights of Malta are their four cardinal virtues: Prudence, Justice, Fortitude, and Temperance. These virtues serve as the moral compass for their members, shaping their actions and decisions in pursuit of their humanitarian mission. Prudence empowers the Knights to exercise wise judgment and discernment, ensuring that their efforts have a lasting and positive impact on the lives of those they serve. Justice drives their commitment to fairness and equity, ensuring that assistance is distributed impartially and without bias. Fortitude instills courage and resilience in the face of challenges, enabling the Knights to persevere in their endeavors to alleviate suffering and promote human dignity. Finally, Temperance fosters self-restraint and balance, reminding them to act with humility and humility in their service to others. By embodying these cardinal virtues, the Knights of Malta exemplify the timeless values of compassion and selflessness, making a significant and lasting difference in the lives of countless individuals and communities worldwide.