Marie de Hennezel: “I am a prayerful person” | EUROtoday

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OWe know Marie de Hennezel for her fights to develop palliative care, to boost consciousness about any regulation that might implement euthanasia and to boost consciousness about “aging well”.

We know of her her religious closeness – for twelve years – with François Mitterrand with whom she exchanged on “the forces of the spirit”, and of whom she nonetheless speaks right here with delicacy and nostalgia. But we had been unaware of the singular, extraordinary journey of this lady of character who devoted her life to the religious quest, anchored in her roots however tracing her path with a pleasant freedom of spirit.

This nice residing lady, who was the primary medical psychologist to affix a palliative care unit, tells her story to journalist Olivier Le Naire in a e book that reads like a novel of the previous…

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