All Resources on Justification

Does God Remember Our Sins or Forget Them?

Interviews

by John Piper

In Episode 155, Pastor John talks about justification by faith and the judgment according to works.

The Children of Abraham Are Heirs of the World

Romans 4:13-15

Sermons

by John Piper

What does it mean to be an heir of the world?

Justification by Faith Is the End of Boasting

Romans 3:27-31

Sermons

by John Piper

Boasting matters to Paul because it is the outward form of the inward moral corruption that lies behind all the evils and miseries of the world.

Justification by Faith Establishes the Law

Romans 3:27-31

Sermons

by John Piper

The moral law in the Old Testament is not a ladder for climbing, but a track for riding in the power of the Holy Spirit.

Why God Is Not an Abomination to Himself

Meditation on Proverbs 17:15

Proverbs 17:15

Articles

by John Piper

How does the gospel avoid contradicting God's righteous standards?

How Is It That Our Sins Are Forgiven In Christ and Yet We Must Give an Account to God on the Last Day for How We Lived?

Interviews

by John Piper

John Piper says that our deeds in this life are evidence of, not grounds for our justification.

Why Was Timothy Circumcised?

Articles

by John Piper

How could Paul have Timothy circumcised and yet totally refuse it for Titus?

Should We Teach That Good Works Come With Saving Faith?

Interviews

by John Piper

John Piper says that we must protect people from turning the gospel into either lechery or legalism.

Does James Contradict Paul?

James 2:14-26

Sermons

by John Piper

Even though language can sometimes confuse us--like when the same word carries multiple meanings--the Bible is not contradictory.

Can Even the Worst Sinner Be Saved?

Interviews

by John Piper

John Piper explains why every repentant sinner can have hope.

Jesus Is Precious Because He Removes Our Guilt

Romans 3:19-26

Sermons

by John Piper

Turn away from all the intellectual, physical, and religious tactics the world uses to evade its guilt, and rest in Jesus.

Those Whom He Called He Also Justified, Part 2

Sunday Evening Message

Romans 8:28-30

Sermons

by John Piper

It is faith alone which justifies, but that the faith which justifies never stays alone. It is living and active and bears fruit in obedience.

Those Whom He Called He Also Justified, Part 1

Romans 8:28-30

Sermons

by John Piper

God flattened the mountain of his wrath that blocked the railroad between my predestination and my glorification. He justified us by the death of his Son.