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Prolegomena To Understanding Romans 9:14-15

An Interpretation of Exodus 33:19

(Published in The Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society, 22/3 (1979), pp. 203-216.)

Exodus 33:19

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by John Piper

A Christian Hedonist Looks at "Love Within Limits"

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by John Piper

John Piper offers his critique of Lewis Smedes' book Love Within Limits.

The Ethics of Ayn Rand

Appreciation and Critique

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by John Piper

John Piper describes Rand's impact as a novelist and philosopher and assesses her ethical theory from a Christian perspective.

A Reply To Gerhard Maier

A Review Article

(Published in The Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society 22/1 (1979), pp. 79-85.)

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by John Piper

What Does It Mean to Bless God?

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by John Piper

Blessing God is an "exclamation of gratitude and admiration."

A Personal Encounter with Jonathan Edwards

Published in The Reformed Journal 28 (11): 13-17.

(Reprinted by permission of Eerdmans Publishing Company. <br />All rights reserved.)

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by John Piper

How did John Piper come to appreciate the life and work of Edwards?

Ministering to Your Pastor

The Bible Friend (Vol. 75, No. 8), Minneapolis, MN

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by John Piper

How can you encourage and serve your pastor as he serves you?

Self-love and the Christian Counselor's Task

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by John Piper

The contentment of knowing that you're a faithful Christian is secondary to the contentment experienced in actively trusting and obeying Christ.

To Nat Hatch: Reflections on Jonathan Edwards’ Sermon on 2 Peter 1:16

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by John Piper

The sight of Christ’s glory is the ground of—not the equivalent to—faith.

The Hope of the Resurrection

1 Corinthians 15:20-28

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by John Piper

John Piper uncovers the argument behind Paul's teaching about the future resurrection of believers.

How Does Christian Hedonism Relate to Evangelism?

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by John Piper

Is it OK to witness to the lost for our own joy?

Jonathan Edwards on the Problem of Faith and History

Published in the Scottish Journal of Theology, Vol. 31, pp. 217-228.

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by John Piper

The primary value of historical arguments is that they cause us to consider the gospel more carefully.

The Nature of the Christian Life

1 Corinthians 5:6-8

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by John Piper

John Piper uncovers the argument behind Paul's appeal to walk in newness of life.

The Claims of the New Life in Christ

1 Corinthians 6:12-20

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by John Piper

John Piper uncovers the argument behind Paul's appeal to glorify God in your body.

Deciding What We Deserve

Christianity Today 12:2 (October 21, 1977), pp. 12-15

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by John Piper

When is it right and when is it wrong to treat people differently than what they deserve?

The Cult of the Self and the Command of Jesus

This article appeared in Christianity Today under the title “Is Self-Love Biblical?”

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by John Piper

"Love your neighbor as yourself" means that we should take all the zeal, ingenuity, and perseverance we have for our own good and apply it to others.

Is Faith a Way of Seeing?

Reflections on Faith and Reason

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by John Piper

Faith is not a decision made in spite of lacking evidence. It is the affection that results when glory is truly seen.

Viewing History

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by John Piper

John Piper reviews a book about the Christian approach to understanding history.

The Intentional Fallacy and the Meaning of Textual Meaning

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by John Piper

The goal of interpreting a text should be to discover what the author willed to convey.

Christian Elders in the New Testament

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by John Piper

An exegetical study of the role and responsiblities of Christ's undershepherds.