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Did Christ Die for the Whole World?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 252, Pastor John discusses the nature and extent of Christ’s atonement.

When Our Heroes Age

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 251, Pastor John talks about the impact that our aging role models have on us.

Billy Graham’s Controversial Ministry

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 250, Pastor John shares his thoughts on Billy Graham’s relationship with Bob Jones University.

When I Met Billy Graham

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 249, Pastor John talks about his childhood memories of Billy Graham.

Slavery, Oppression, and America’s Prosperity

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 248, Pastor John shares some recent thoughts about slavery and oppression in America’s history.

What Podcasts Do You Listen To?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 247, Pastor John shares what podcasts he regularly listens to.

A Little Theology of Resolutions

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 246, Pastor John gives a brief theology of resolutions and what they mean for the Christian.

Ghostwriting and Research Assistants

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 245, Pastor John gives his opinion on ghostwriting.

Exciting Days Ahead for Desiring God

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 244, Pastor John gives an update about Desiring God.

What Christmas Is All About

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 243, we share an excerpt from a sermon Pastor John preached in 2005 about the purpose of Christmas.

The Virgin Birth and Human Sexuality

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 242, Pastor John discusses the connection between the virgin birth and human sexuality.

Six Reasons to Skip Tattoos

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 241, Pastor John gives 6 reasons why he would counsel a Christian against getting a tattoo.

Tattoos in Biblical Perspective

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 240, Pastor John discusses tattoos.

Why Stoicism Is Toxic

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 239, Pastor John discusses the dangers of not showing emotion in the Christian life.

Where ‘The Hobbit’ Came From

Interviews

by Colin Duriez

Author and professor Colin Duriez on J.R.R. Tolkien and where ‘The Hobbit’ came from — both the book and the creatures.

Good and Evil Are Not Equals

Interviews

by Colin Duriez

Author and professor Colin Duriez on J.R.R. Tolkien and the great theme, deep within his works, that good and evil are not equals.

J.R.R. Tolkien, Peter Jackson, and Making ‘The Hobbit’ Darker

Interviews

by Colin Duriez

Author and professor Colin Duriez on J.R.R. Tolkien and how his children’s story ‘The Hobbit’ relates to ‘The Lord of the Rings’ which was written for adults. Movie director Peter Jackson wasn’t the first to think ‘The Hobbit’ should be re-written for adults.

Where's the Arminian John Piper?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 238, Pastor John discusses Arminianism.

Where Did All These Calvinists Come From?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 237, Pastor John shares what he sees as his part in contributing to the doctrines of Calvinism.

I May Be Called to Missions- Where Do I Start?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 236, Pastor John gives advice to someone who feels called to missions.

Santa Claus: Harmless Fun or Christmas Disruption?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 235, Pastor John advises parents to make their Christmas celebration about Jesus, not Santa.

Muslims vs. Christians on the Sovereignty of God

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 234, Pastor John discusses the sovereignty of God in relation to Christians and Muslims.