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

Coffee & Cake Morning 11.00am - 1.00pm for Cressvine Yard of Hope

Come and join us at the Julian Centre for Coffee and Cake and help support the Cressvine Yard of Hope.  Monday 13th April 11.00am - 1.00pm.  If you can't stay make a donation to this worthwhile cause.  The 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.  The money raised... Keep Reading


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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Seeking Julian's Hidden Treasure; Stories, Secrets & Smells; Saturday 2nd May 2015


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 Treasure Hunt with the Pilgrim Leader

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THE FEMININE, THE EARTH & CHRISTIANITY Monday 9th March, The Julian Centre, 7.15pm

Juliet Wimhusrst will show slides illustrating the role of the divine and numinous feminine figures, showing some pre-Christian deities of Europe and the Near East, and some from medieval Christendom.  We will talk about the symbolism attached to the feminine through the ages, particularly in relation to the natural world, and discuss its role in modern day Christianity.

This event will take place in the Julian Centre starting at 7.15pm.  All welcome.