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Ecclesiastic Therapeutic & Medical Seminary

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SMOKH - the Sacred Medical Order of the Knights of Hope - has taken the mission to preserve Monastic Medicine. Now in its tenth year of development and growth, with many members from diverse fields of focus, many countries around the world, our ministry is on health education, Christian charity, and medical preparedness. As an ecumenical Order, new members are welcomed and can apply immediately by contacting us with this online form as a desire or wish to advance into the sacred arts of healing through our body membership.

SMOCH [Pronunciation] is our Church of special and sacred ministry operated by our medical Order, the Knights of Hope. As an ecumenical Order, membership of the is by invitation to both men and women who are of good character and standing in their community, want to learn about our natural medicines, and who wish to help suffering mankind.





A History of Medicine little known...


Aims and Objectives of the Sacred Medical Order (SMOKH)

To carry the torch of Western Natural Medicine as (1) a legacy and humanitarian benefit; (2) fostering the protection and recovery of human health; (3) recognizing such a campaign as an opportunity and with constructive programs, local hygienic and educational measures, and in direct ministries of healing, they will bring to bear an unparalleled influence upon this sphere of human goodness.

Aims and Objectives of the Church of Hope (SMOCH)

SMOCH is a Church of special and sacred ministry, called out for the specific purpose of benefiting mankind by service in vocation, with a special emphasis on life as a physician, healer, minister, deacon/deaconess (nurse), or member of our community. As an ecumenical Order, membership is by application to both men and women who are healers or helpers, who want to learn about our sacred medicines, and who wish to help suffering mankind by learning and advancing new skills in medicine, apothecary, and nursing. Learn more...


SMOKH (Knights of Hope) are a part of the United Grand Priories of the Hospitaller Order of Saint Lazarus of Jerusalem.

 SMOCH (Church of Hope) is a Missionary Diocese of the Iglesia Catolica del Oriente en Brasil, Latinoamérica y Caribe.

Ecclesiastical Province of the Eastern Chaldean Church in Brazil


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Ecclesiastic Medical School & Investiture MIssion, Nevis



Carmel Temple• Houston MIssion

Apostolate Missions for the Immaculate

Hospitaller Order of St. Lazarus

Our Sacred Medical and Hospitaller Orders of Saint Lazarus of Jerusalem are registered as a Non-Governmental Organisations
within the United Nations Organisation and also within the European Commission and various bodies operating under the Council of Europe.




smokh World Congress • Monastic Medicine June 2014

History of the Missionary Orders

Medical Servants of  God

smokh Universal Human Rights
smokh Alma Ata Declaration

Medical Training & Commission

smokh Christian Home Doctor
smokh Medicine of HOPE
smokh Preparedness / Missionary Field Kits
smokh Membership
smokh Invesiture Ibarra 2013 [video]
smokh Investiture Ecuador 2013 [video]
smokh Investiture Houston 2014 [video]
smokh About Our Religious Order, Houston 2014 [video]

Investiture Nevis Island 2014