Q&A | Thinking deeply about faith
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 3/26/20, 01:39 pm
Jon Meacham, 50 years old, was managing editor and then editor of Newsweek from 1996 to 2010. He holds an endowed chair at Vanderbilt University and has received a Pulitzer Prize and eight honorary doctorates. His latest book is The Hope of Glory: Reflections on the Last Words of Jesus From the Cross. Here are edited excerpts of our pre-Easter conversation.
Did you major in English at the University of the South (Sewanee) because you wanted to be a writer?