Very Rev Nicholas Crowe OP

Fellow; Prior

Fr Nicholas was born and raised in Stevenage. Upon the completion of his undergraduate studies in Geography at the University of Cambridge, he trained for the priesthood here at Blackfriars.

After his ordination as priest, he was assigned first to the Dominican Priory in London, and later to the Priory in Leicester. During this time, he served as the Vocations Director for the Dominican friars in Great Britain, and Director of the Dominican Youth Movement.

After a period of further studies in moral theology at the University of Fribourg in Switzerland, Fr Nicholas returned to the English Province and was assigned to the Dominican community in Cambridge where he served as Prior. He was elected Prior of Blackfriars Oxford in February 2023 and teaches pastoral theology.