Norfolk was home to two world-class women in the 14th century. Margery Kempe, from Lynn, and Julian of Norwich could not have been more unlike each other. Margery was a mother of 14 children, an extreme extrovert, a frequent attendee in court for alleged misdemeanours, and an inveterate traveller with trips to the Levant and Europe, to say nothing of her travels around England – including... Keep Reading
Saturday 3 February, 2018
10.30 for 11.00 to 4.30
Memorial Room, Corpus Christi Church, 757 Christchurch Road, Boscombe, Bournemouth BH7 6AN
As the church celebrates Candlemass, marking the end of the Christmas season, and the world looks forward to the first signs of Spring, we explore the concepts of light and dark in the Revelation of Divine Love, both spiritual and material.
Numbers are limited, so an early registration is recommended.
Further details from the facilitator, Fr Luke Penkett, CJN,... Keep Reading
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
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"
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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