Christian Author Tim Keller Passes Away at 72

Christian author and pastor Tim Keller passed away from pancreatic cancer at the age of 72.

“It is with a heavy heart that I write today to inform you that Redeemer Presbyterian Church founder and long-time senior pastor, Tim Keller, passed away this morning at age 72, trusting in the sure and certain hope of the resurrection,” said Bruce Terrell on behalf of the Redeemer Network Leadership Team.

“We are forever grateful for his leadership, heart, and dedication to sharing the love of Christ with others,” Terrell continued.

Reporting from Just the News:

Keller's son Michael wrote on Twitter earlier this week prior to his father's death that "Dad is being discharged from the hospital to receive hospice care at home." 

Michael also announced his father's death via social media.