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Academic degrees earned

B.A., University of Malta
S.T.B. Pontifical University of St Thomas Aquinas
S.T.L. Pontifical University of St Thomas Aquinas

Brief biography

Fr Alan Joseph Adami, O.P. is a Maltese Dominican Priest. After joining the Dominican Order in 2012, he obtained a bachelor’s degree in Philosophy and Classics from the University of Malta in 2015. During this period he founded the ‘Melita Classica’, a peer-reviewed journal of the Malta Classics Association. Pursuing theological studies at the Dominican Studium in Dublin, he obtained another bachelor’s degree in Sacred Theology in 2018. Then, following his ordination to the priesthood in the same year, he obtained a Licentiate in Sacred Theology from the Pontifical University of St Thomas Aquinas, Rome in 2020. Currently, Fr Adami is reading for a Doctorate in Sacred theology at the Pontifical University of St Thomas Aquinas, Rome.

Areas of Academic Specialization/Interest

Christology, Grace, Freedom, Anthropology, Classical literature and culture

Associations and Memberships

Fellow of the Malta Classics Association (Editor of the the Melita Classica 2014-5.)

Current research/writing projects

SThD: The Intentions of Christ: A Thomistic Account

Select Publications

Adami, Alan Joseph, ‘The Shape of Thomistic Personalist Christology‘, Knisja 2000 (146), 41-51.

Curriculum Vitae