All Resources on Public Justice

Should Christians Ever Join a Labor Strike?

by John Piper

John Piper describes why striking, though at times permissible, may not be the best way to enact change in the workplace.

What Should We Do About Illegal Immigration?

by John Piper

John Piper proposes a way to honor the law and still love the foreigner.

The Ethics of Ayn Rand

Appreciation and Critique

by John Piper

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

Atlas Shrugged Fifty Years Later

Appreciation and Criticism

by John Piper

John Piper reflects on the insights and errors of Ayn Rand's writings on the 50th anniversary of her best-selling novel.

Is It Ever Right to Lie?

by John Piper

John Piper answers the most notorious question about falsehood.

Deciding What We Deserve

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

by John Piper

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

When Is It Right to Repay Evil with Pain?

Romans 12:9-21

by John Piper

Does God ever intend for his justice—his right to punish wrong—to be shared with men?