Tim Keller, Longtime Christian Pastor And Author, Succumbs To Cancer

  • Tim Keller, a prominent Christian author and the longtime pastor of Redeemer Presbyterian Church in New York City, passed away on Friday morning at the age of 72 after a battle with cancer.
  • Keller, who retired from full-time ministry in 2017 and was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in 2020, served for decades as senior minister of Redeemer Church, which he founded in 1989. He was the husband to his wife, Kathy, a father to three children, and a grandfather.
  • Redeemer Church announced on Friday morning that Keller passed away in his home “trusting in the sure and certain hope of the resurrection.”