• St. Alphonsus de Liguori, whose teachings inspired the establishment of the Academy.

      The Alphonsian Academy is a pontifical institution of higher education in Rome, Italy.

      The Academy is a theology study institute. Its establishment was inspired by the teachings of St. Alphonsus de Liguori.

      The Alphonsian Academy was founded in 1949 by the Redemptorists. Since 1960, the Academy has specialized in moral theology as a part of the Faculty of Theology of the Pontifical Lateran University. The Academy grants both the licentiate and the doctoral degrees in Moral Theology.