He showed me something small, no bigger than a hazelnut, lying in the palm of my hand, as it seemed to me, and it was as round as a ball. I looked at it with the eye of my understanding, and thought: What can this be? I was amazed that it could last, for I thought that because of its littleness it would suddenly have fallen intonothing. And Iwas answered inmy understanding: It lasts and always will, because God loves it; and thus every thing has being through the love of God.
1373-c.1393 Revelations of Divine Love, ch.5.
Our life is all grounded and rooted in love, and without love we may not live.Julian Of Norwich Known As LadyJulian
It istruethat sinisthe cause of all thispain; but all shall be well, and all shall be well, and all manner of things shall be well.Julian Of Norwich Known As LadyJulian
Pray inwardly, even though you do not enjoy it. It does good though you feel nothing, even though you think you are doing nothing.Julian Of Norwich Known As LadyJulian
Love was without beginning, is, and shall be without ending.Julian Of Norwich Known As LadyJulian