TITLE

A God of many faces

PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
National Catholic Reporter;5/25/2012, Vol. 48 Issue 16, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The author discusses the words of the English mystic Julian of Norwich who proved the mystery of God in triplicate, as Father, as Son and Brother or as Maker, Lover and Keeper.
ACCESSION #
76116755

 

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