JULIAN OF NORWICH


JULIAN OF NORWICH
(1342?-1413?)
   obscure English MYSTIC and HERMIT possibly influenced by NEO-PLATONISM who claimed to have received sixteen REVELATIONS from GOD on May 8th and 9th, 1373. She wrote about these revelations twenty years later in The Sixteen Revelations of Divine Love which extol divine love as the answer to all problems especially the PROBLEM OF EVIL.

Concise dictionary of Religion. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Julian of Norwich — Born 8 November 1342(1342 11 08) Died ca. 1416 Honored in …   Wikipedia

  • Julian of Norwich — (1342–ca. 1416)    The first woman writer in the English language whose name we know, Julian of Norwich was a late 14th century mystic about whom we know very little beyond the autobiographical details she shares in the text of her Showings,… …   Encyclopedia of medieval literature

  • Julian von Norwich — Juliana von Norwich, englisch: Julian of Norwich (* um 1342 in England; † nach 1413) war eine englische Mystikerin. Sie war wahrscheinlich eine Reklusin bei der Kirche St. Julian in Norwich und erlebte während einer schweren Erkrankung 1373 16… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Julian of Norwich — or Juliana of Norwich born 1342, probably Norwich, Norfolk, Eng. died after 1416 English mystic. After being healed of a serious illness (1373), she wrote two accounts of her visions; her Revelations of Divine Love is remarkable for its clarity,… …   Universalium

  • Julian of Norwich — (c. 1342–c. 1415)    Mystic and Devotional Writer.    Little is known of the life of Julian. She lived in a cell attached to the Church of St Julian in Norwich. She is remembered for her Revelations of Divine Love, a classic of mysticism. It is… …   Who’s Who in Christianity

  • Julian of Norwich — Jul′ian of Nor′wich n. big c1342–c1413, English mystic …   From formal English to slang

  • Julian of Norwich — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Order of Julian of Norwich — Two nuns from OJN …   Wikipedia

  • Norwich (disambiguation) — Norwich is a city and the county town of Norfolk, England. Norwich (UK Parliament constituency), former constituency Norwich North (UK Parliament constituency), successor Norwich South (UK Parliament constituency), successor Norwich may also… …   Wikipedia

  • Julián (desambiguación) — Julián puede referirse a: Julián, nombre de pila. Contenido 1 Personajes con el nombre de Julián 1.1 Santos 1.2 Beatos 1.3 Otros …   Wikipedia Español


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.