About Julian

Julian of Norwich (1342-1416) is internationally famous for her Revelations of Divine Love, establishing her as one of the most creative theologians, spiritual writers and mystics in the Christian tradition.

The Julian Centre

The Julian Centre, next door to St Julian’s Church, welcomes visitors, houses the Julian Library and offers books, cards and other items for sale. You can also purchase the full range of items at our online shop.

The Friends of Julian

The Friends of Julian of Norwich, inspired by Julian, seek to grow in the knowledge and love of God. We offer hospitality at the Julian Shrine, encourage contem- plative quiet, and share resources for spiritual deepening. Learn more here...

Julian Centre News & Announcements


The Julian Festival is on Saturday 9th May at St Julian's Church


11am Festival Eucharist

12.15 The Julian Lecture

Malcolm Guite, Chaplain of Girton College Cambridge

''Inclusive, Ecstatic & Loving; the three-fold character of Julian's theology.''

1.15pm Lunch

(please bring a picnic lunch; tea,coffee & home baked cake available in the Julian Centre)

2.30pm AGM of the Friends of Julian

3.15pm (approx) Benediction

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Julian Week Events from Sat 2 May - Saturday 9 May 2015

Saturday 2 May

Exhibition - Revelations of Divine Love: Creativity & Compassion. A shewing of visual art in word and image. 1.00pm - 4.00pm Burning Bush Barn, Rockland St Mary, Norwich NR14 7EY. Contact: Revd Wendy Shaw 01508 537045

Guided Walk - The Cathedral and the Anchorhold: Sacred Spaces in Julian's Week with Bernardo Sarmiento-Hinojosa. 3.00pm - 5.00pm Starting at Anglican Cathedral, ending at the Julian Centre

Lecture - Wounds as Sacred Gates, the Soul as City: the... Keep Reading

Coffee & Cake Morning Monday 13th April 2015 11.am - 1. 00pm

Please come and join us for a Coffee Morning at the Julian Centre.  Bring & buy cakes or please make a donation to the Cressvine Yard of Hope - Enabling self-sufficiency.  Cressvine Yard of Hope has made a tentative start, but the Zambian Directors and their families need help to start the business in a truly ambitious way.  Come and support this worthwhile cause.  This event follows the Monday morning Mass at St Julian's and... Keep Reading

Seeking Julian's Hidden Treasure; Stories, Secrets & Smells; Saturday 2nd May 2015 :THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED


Children’s Pilgrimage facts.

When: Saturday 2nd May 2015.

Where: Pilgrimage to the Julian Shrine from the Cathedral, exploring King Street in the old quarter on the way.

Welcoming : Accompanied Children : Please bring your parents and grandparents.

Bring: Packed Lunch

Cost : Children £4.00 : Under 5's and Adults FREE


Julian's story begins with activities beneath the Juilan windows and statue at Norwich Cathedral

The journey continues through Kings Street on a Medieval... Keep Reading