The Journey,Mother Julian of Norwich
A project exploring the life of Mother Julian, a mystic from the 15th century, whose sayings are well known even today. These paintings interpret some of Mother Julian's words though colour and landscape, inviting the viewer not only to see line and shape but to be drawn in by the accompanying text - click on each picture to see Mother Julian's words which inspired the painting.
All that is made"As I see it, God is all that is good, has made all that is made, and loves all that is made."
The Brightness of Light"In the brightness of light we shall see fully. The light is God our maker"
God is our Rock"Be at peace. He did not say 'You will not be tempest-tossed, you shall not be work-weary, you shall not be discomforted', but He said 'You shall not be overcome.'" £150
His Blessed Passion"Wouldst thou know the Lord's meaning in this? Know it well. Love was His meaning"
Enfolded in Love"Enfolded in love. He is our clothing. In His love He wraps and holds us. He enfolds us for love, and He will never let us go."
All shall be well"All shall be well, and all shall be well, and all manner of thing shall be well."
The Quiet Place"The best prayer is to rest in the goodness of God, knowing that the goodness can reach right down to our lowest depths of need"
It is I"It is I, it is I, it is I that am highest.
It is I that you love, it is I that you enjoy.
It is I that you serve, it is I that you long for."
It is I that you desire, it is I that you mean."
His Way is to be seen"We know He will come suddenly and joyfully to all who love Him. For His way is secret, His way is to be seen, His coming shall be right sudden and His will is to be trusted."