Come and hear a free lecture on Julian And Her Sisters at the end of April

Dr, Carole Hill, alumna of the University of East Anglia (UEA), and author, is giving a lecture that places Julian in teh context of Anchoresses of her time.

Julian of Norwich and her Sisters

St. Julian's Church, Norwich at

11.00am on Saturday, 29th April, 2017

This is part of a absolutely packed long weekend of events, celebrating Norwich's medieval past.  You can access the very full brochure here.

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


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

Norwich hosts the culmination of UK tour of author, Robert Fruehwirth, this autumn.

The Rev Robert Fruehwirth, who was for a while the Priest Director at the Julian Centre, finishes his tour of the UK with a two-day retreat in Norwich on 7th and 8th October 2016.  He is on a UK tour from his home in the United States connected with his new book, The Drawing of HIs Love: Growing in Faith with Julian of Norwich, published by Canterbury Press.  During the periods... Keep Reading

Julian Festival 2016


Julian Festival 2016

This was held on Saturday 7th May 2016

St. Julian’s Church

St. Julian’s Alley, between Rouen Road and King Street, Norwich NR1 1QT

Programme for the day

(please watch this page, it will be updated as more information becomes available)


11.00am                 Festival Eucharist

                               Celebrant: Revd. Canon Dr. Peter Doll

                              (Canon Librarian, Norwich Cathedral)


12.00 noon             The Annual Julian Lecture to be given by Revd Emma Pennington


                               "to drede him reverently and to love him mekely"

                                -... Keep Reading

In Celebration of Rene Ogden’s Life and Art; The Friends of Julian invite you:


on a short journey through Rene’s 14 beautiful Stations of the Cross which hang in St Julian’s Church, that she designed and painted.  Led by Canon M McLean. On Wednesday 17th Feb at 10.45am.  Scones and coffee will be available afterwards at the Julian Centre where a small exhibition of Rene’s art will be held for you to view.  This will be available to the public to look at for the rest of that week... Keep Reading