DISCERN – Research Institute on the Signs of Times

  • Discern was founded in 1993 as a research and formation Institute with the aim of reading the signs of the times and interpreting them in the light of the Gospel, promote the ministry of discernment and “to raise awareness of the aspirations, yearnings and cultural trends of the world in which we live” (Gaudium et Spes, 4).

  • Postal Address

    5, Lion Street, Floriana, FRN 1514

  • Website



    DISCERN Malta

  • Tel

    21241924, 25906134, 25906136, 25906138

  • Fax

    2124 1925

  • Board of Directors

    Dr Sue Vella, Chairperson
    Dr Nadia Delicata
    Mr Michael Pace Ross
    Mr John Caruana
    Mr Jean Paul Fabri
    Prof Mary Anne Lauri
    Prof Edward Warrington

  • Administrative Staff

  • Ms Delia Mifsud Inguanez
    Ms Graziella Grima
    Sr Antonietta Attard
    Ms MaryRose Camilleri
    Ms Ruth D’Amato 
    Ms Astrid Miller