About Julian

Julian of Norwich (1342-1416) is internationally famous for her "Revelations of Divine Love". She remains one of the most creative theologians, spiritual writers and mystics in the Christian tradition. <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>

The Julian Centre

The Julian Centre is next door to St Julian’s Church. It provides a welcome for pilgrims and visitors, houses the Julian Library and a shop which sells books, devotional items and gifts, mostly associated with Julian; please see "Visitors" section for further details. Items can also be purchased from our on-line shop.(NB the on-line shop is closed for a while - it will re-open soon.)

The Friends of Julian

The Friends of Julian of Norwich is a world-wide community of people inspired by Julian's writings. Members seek to grow in the knowledge and love of God. The Friends encourage contemplative quietness, the sharing of resources for spiritual deepening, and offer hospitality to pilgrims and visitors to the Julian Shrine. To learn more click below...

Julian Centre News & Announcements

Julian Festival Saturday 13th May, 2017 at St Julian's Church Norwich NR1 1QT

Programme: 

11.00am Festival Eucharist, 12.00 Julian Lecture: Godelinde Gertrude Perk 'Stories Heard Through Anchorhold Walls: Julian's Narrative Art and Thelogy', 1.30pm Lunch interval (bring picnic lunch, teas/coffees available at the Julian Centre), 2.15pm AGM of the Friends of Julian, 3.15pm Evening Prayer. Following Evening Prayer the Companions of Julian will renew their commitment in the Julian Shrine. 

Annual Lecture 2017: Godelinde Gertrude Perk has gained a PhD in English Literature from Umea University, Sweden and her... Keep Reading

Keeping Lent with Julian of Norwich

Every year in Lent we try to stand beside Christ in his pain and to be filled with wonder, as Julian was, at the love that made him suffer for our sake. The booklet, Stations of the Cross, on sale at the Julian Centre, illustrated by the Stations in St Julian's church, matches scripture readings with passages from Julian. Below is the Julian reading for the first time Christ falls.

And so I saw that it... Keep Reading

Job Opportunity with the Friends of Julian

The Friends of Julian are looking for occasional freelance hours of PHP / CouchDB programming expertise to make adjustments to this juliancentre.org website.  The person will have a 8-10 hours work right away, and occasionally thereafter.  Right now we want some features removed from the postings area, some changes to the banner photographs, some twitter and facebook buttons added, that sort of thing.  Depending on how things go, we’d like to make some changes to... Keep Reading