Julian of Norwich week 6

Julian of Norwich week 6 - Julian of Norwich's Quotations...

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Julian of Norwich's Quotations "God our Mother" Bibliography for quotations - click the link to purchase a copy of this book Del Mastro, M.L. (translator), Revelations of Divine Love of Juliana of Norwich New York: Doubleday, 1977 "It is a lofty understanding inwardly to see and to know that God, who is our maker, dwells in our soul, and it is a still loftier and greater understanding inwardly to see and to know that our soul, which is created, dwells in God's substance . From this substance we are what we are, by God. I saw no difference between God and our substance, but saw it as if it were all God. And yet my understanding accepted the fact that our substance is in God; that is to say that God is God and our substance is a creature in God. For the Almighty Truth of the Trinity is our Father, for he made us and preserves us in himself; the deep wisdom of the Trinity is our mother, in whom we are enclosed; the lofty goodness of the Trinity is our Lord, and in him we are enclosed and he in us. We are enclosed in the Father, we are enclosed in the Son, and we are enclosed in the Holy Spirit. The Father is enclosed in us - All-power, All-wisdom, and All- goodness: one God, one Lord." ( pages 179-180 ) "God, the blessed Trinity, who is everlasting Being, just as he is endless from without beginning, so it was in his endless purpose to make man. This fair nature was first prepared for his own Son, the Second Person of the Trinity, and when he willed it with the full agreement of the whole Trinity, he made us all at once. In our making he first knitted us and joined us to himself. By this joining we are
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This note was uploaded on 09/16/2009 for the course HIST 292 taught by Professor Nolongeratdepaul during the Spring '09 term at DePaul.

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Julian of Norwich week 6 - Julian of Norwich's Quotations...

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