Julian of Norwich (1342-1416) was an English anchoress, meaning she'd been walled into her own room in the church to spend her days praying and doing nun stuff. Her book "Revelations of Divine Love" is the first English language book written by a woman. She is always depicted with a cat.Julian of Norwich is regarded as one of the most important Christian mystics.

Julian of Norwich (1342-1416) was an English anchoress, meaning she'd been walled into her own room in the church to spend her days praying and doing nun stuff. Her book "Revelations of Divine Love" is the first English language book written by a woman. She is always depicted with a cat.Julian of Norwich is regarded as one of the most important Christian mystics.

Pray, even if you feel nothing, see nothing. For when you are dry, empty, sick or weak, at such a time is your prayer most pleasing to God, even though you may find little joy in it. This is true of all believing prayer. - Julian of Norwich

Pray, even if you feel nothing, see nothing. For when you are dry, empty, sick or weak, at such a time is your prayer most pleasing to God, even though you may find little joy in it. This is true of all believing prayer. - Julian of Norwich

Love this quote. Links to my blog post about overcoming fear of the unknown.

Love this quote. Links to my blog post about overcoming fear of the unknown.

Julian of Norwich ~ Patron Saint of Cats & Contemplatives. A high quality, framed A4 print of an original artwork by ©Helen Zwerdling

Julian of Norwich ~ Patron Saint of Cats & Contemplatives. A high quality, framed A4 print of an original artwork by ©Helen Zwerdling

julian of norwich quotes | ... believe that I will not be overcome.AmenJulian of Norwich (1342-1419

julian of norwich quotes | ... believe that I will not be overcome.AmenJulian of Norwich (1342-1419

julian of norwich quotes | ... Quotes on Pinterest | Thomas Merton, Quotes and Julian Of Norwich

julian of norwich quotes | ... Quotes on Pinterest | Thomas Merton, Quotes and Julian Of Norwich

Pinterest
Search