Marguarite Aron: Jewish Martyr and Catholic Saint
“Jetzt leidet das Alte Testament für das Neue”. It is for the New Testament that the Old Testament is afflicted today. (Sister Mirjam Michaelis, friend and companion of Edit Stein in Auschwitz – Schwester Mirjam Michaelis (1889-†1942), bei ihrer Verhaftung )
This is article celebrates the mysterious and paradoxical anniversary of Marguarite Aron (1873-1944 ). It is clear the following reminiscence will be the only one to be written this year because all that is known today about any “celebration” of Marguarite Aron as a Catholic martyr was presented in a short but valuable biography by her student, Madeleine Berthon, in 1993.