Order of Saint Lazarus Ball


His Royal Highness Prince Charles-Philippe d’Orléans, Duke of Anjou

Grand Master Emeritus


His Excellency Mr Damien Van Bellinghen

Grand Prior Emeritus of the Kingdom of Belgium and the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg

Grand Officer – Member of the Magistral Council


would like to ask you to do them the honour of attending
on Friday 15 and Saturday 16 September 2023

the festivities organised in Namur and at Maredsous Abbey to mark
the ceremony of Installation of the 51st Grand Master of the Order

under the presidency of the Reverend Father Abbot of Maredsous, Dom Bernard Lorent

Administrator General – Grand Prior Spiritual

and in the presence of

Their Royal Highnesses Prince and Princess François d’Orléans

Count and Countess of Dreux

The Pontifical Mass of Thanksgiving will be presided over by

His Eminence Cardinal Antoine Kambanda Spiritual Protector

and animated by
La Chorale des Petits Chanteurs de Belgique


Programme for Friday 15 September 2023

8pm – Charity Gala Dinner

22h30 – Opening of the Ball in the Salons of the Hôtel Mercure

Avenue Baron de Moreau, 1, 5000 Namur

Dress Code: White tie / Black tie – Long dress – Decorations. We will dance.


Programme for Saturday 16 September 2023

11am – Pontifical Thanksgiving Mass of the Order of Saint Lazarus at Maredsous Abbey

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