Farrell Till

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Farrell Till
John Farrell Till

(1933-04-26)April 26, 1933
DiedOctober 3, 2012(2012-10-03) (aged 79)
Methodist Medical Center in Peoria[1]
Alma materHarding University B.A. English and M.A. English

Farrell Till (April 26, 1933 – October 3, 2012) was the editor of the formerly published The Skeptical Review and was a prominent debater against Christianity and biblical inerrancy. He published critical articles of the inerrancy subject as well as skeptical examinations of other biblical interpretations.

Till held a B.A. English and M.A. English from Harding University. He was a member of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, the National Center for Science Education, and the Council for Secular Humanism.[2]

Till was a Church of Christ minister and missionary,[3] but left the church in 1963 and later became an atheist. In addition to having edited The Skeptical Review, Till ran the "Errancy" list, which discusses biblical contradictions and errors.[4]

He formally and informally debated with numerous Christian thinkers and evangelists, including philosophical apologist Norman Geisler and Young Earth creationism advocate Kent Hovind.


  1. ^ "Farrell Till Obituary". Peoria Journal Star. Oct 5, 2012. Archived from the original on 2015-02-18. Retrieved 2015-02-18.
  2. ^ "Brief Biography of Farrell Till". Internet Infidels. Retrieved 2017-10-26.
  3. ^ "A Long Day's Journey Into Light". The Skeptical Review. 2012. Archived from the original on 2012-02-05. Retrieved 2015-02-18.
  4. ^ "Entire Errancy archive". The Skeptical Review. 2012. Archived from the original on 2014-05-17. Retrieved 2015-02-18.

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