Timothy J. Keller

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Timothy J. Keller
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Born (1950-09-23) September 23, 1950 (age 70)
EducationB.A. Bucknell University, 1972
M.Div. Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, 1975
D.Min. Westminster Theological Seminary, 1981
OccupationMinister and author
Spouse(s)Kathy Keller
ChildrenDavid
Michael
Jonathan
ReligionReformed - New Calvinism
ChurchRedeemer Presbyterian Church
OrdainedPresbyterian Church in America
Websitewww.timothykeller.com

Timothy J. Keller (born September 23, 1950) is an American pastor, theologian, and Christian apologist.

He is the Chairman and co-Founder of Redeemer City to City. He is also the founding pastor of Redeemer Presbyterian Church in New York City.

He is the author of The New York Times bestselling books The Prodigal God: Recovering the Heart of the Christian Faith (2008),[1] Prayer: Experiencing Awe and Intimacy with God (2014),[2] and The Reason for God: Belief in an Age of Skepticism (2008).[3][4] The prequel for the latter is Making Sense of GOD: An Invitation to the Skeptical (2016).[5]

In June 2020, Keller revealed that he was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer.[6]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Paperback Nonfiction". The New York Times. Retrieved 2016-08-28.
  2. "Advice, How To and Miscellaneous". The New York Times. Retrieved 2016-08-28.
  3. Discussed by Keller at:
    Tim Keller: "The Reason for God" | Talks at Google, including Q&A afterwards. Uploaded on Mar 18, 2008.
    • Anthony Sacramone (2008). "An Interview with Timothy Keller," First Things, Feb. 25. Uploaded on July 11, 2017.
  4. "Best sellers: nonfiction". The New York Times. March 23, 2008.
  5. Keller, Timothy (2016). Making Sense of GOD: An Invitation to the Skeptical, Contents, including "Preface: The Faith of the Secular," ch. 1, "Isn’t Religion Going Away?", and "Epilogue: Only in God." ISBN 9780525954156 ebk. ISBN 9780698194366.
    • McCormick, David. (2016). Description, Archived 2017-09-06 at the Wayback Machine Publishers Weekly, Sept.
    • JW [Wetherbee, James] (2016). "Keller, Timothy. Making Sense of God: An Invitation to the Skeptical" Archived 2017-09-05 at the Wayback Machine (reviews), Library Journal, October 1.
    • Keller, Timothy (2016). "Tim Keller: Making Sense of God: An Invitation to the Skeptical" (followed by Q&A), Talks at Google, Oct. 19.
    • Reynolds, Matt (2016). "Christianity Today's 2017 Book Awards" (with comments on the book by Gregory Koukl), Christianity Today. December 14.
    • Smethurst, Matt (2016). "Why Tim Keller Wrote a Prequel to 'The Reason for God'" (with a comment by Keller at the end), The Gospel Coalition, September 20.
    • Smethurst, Matt (2016). "20 Quotes from Tim Keller’s New Prequel to 'The Reason for God'," The Gospel Coalition, September 19.
    • Spencer, Andrew (2016). "Making Sense of God: A Review," Ethics and Culture blog, Oct. 4.
    • Larkin, Andrew. "Making Sense of God: A Review," bethinking.org, UCCF:The Christian Unions (2016).
    • Spencer, Andrew J. (2016) "Making Sense of God: A Review," Ethics and Culture blog, Oct.
    • Larkin, Andrew (2016). "Making Sense of God: A Review," bethinking.org, UCCF:The Christian Unions.
    • Showalter, Brandon (2016). "Tim Keller Makes Sense of God for Skeptics, Argues Secularism Is Declining" (interview), The Christian Post (Sept. 20. Retrieved 2-16-2017.
    Hewitt, Hugh (2017). "Pastor Tim Keller and Making Sense of God, The Hugh Hewitt Show. September 20. Retrieved 2-16-2017.
    • Anderson, Matthew Lee (2016). Mere Fidelity: with Tim Keller, on ‘Making Sense of God’ podcast interview of Timothy Keller, December 13. Retrieved 2016-12-19.
    • Knopp, Richard A. (2017). "Helping the Skeptical See God," Christian Standard, February 16.
    • West, Steve (2017). "Making Sense of GOD: An Invitation to the Skeptical, by Timothy Keller" (summary), Books at a Glance, February 16. Viking ISBN 9780525954156 ebk. ISBN 9780698194366
  6. "Tim Keller diagnosed with cancer: 'God has been remarkably present'". Fox News. June 8, 2020. Retrieved July 6, 2020.