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Barna da Siena, The Mystical Marriage of Saint Catherine. Detail. 1340
The Mystical Marriage of Saint Catherine.
Barna da Siena, 1340. Detail.
Julian of Norwich (1342-c.1416)

"JULIANA, anchoret. She was probably a Benedictine nun of the house at Carrow, near Norwich, but lived for the greater part of her life in an achorage in the churchyard of St. Julian at Norwich. The rectory of St. Julian was impropriated to Carrow, and the anchorage was inhabited by recluses after Juliana's time. Juliana wrote 'XVI Revelations of Divine Love,' a manuscript copy of which is at the British Museum (Sloan 2499)."

(Lee, Sidney, ed. Dictionary of National Biography, vol XXX. NY: Macmillan, 1892.  226.)


Biographies of Julian of Norwich

*Julian of Norwich, aka Juliana - Encyclopedia Britannica
*Julian of Norwich - Literary Encyclopedia
*Julian of Norwich - The Order of Julian of Norwich
*Juliana of Norwich - Catholic Encyclopedia
*Dame Julian of Norwich - James Kiefer
*Lady Julian of Norwich - Linda Higman
*Mother Julian of Norwich - Victor Shepherd
*Lady Julian - Reverend Martin Smith SSC
*Dame Julian of Norwich - The Lectionary
*Julian de Norwich - (en français)




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