Last words of Jesus are focus of Jon Meacham’s new book ‘The Hope of Glory’

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As the season of Lent gets underway for billions of Christians around the world, Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Jon Meacham is taking a new look at the final moments of Jesus in his book “The Hope of Glory.” “This is not a fairy story,” Meacham tells TODAY’s Savannah Guthrie, calling Jesus’ death “the single most important event, arguably, in human history.”