All Resources on The Bible

I’m Bored with the Bible

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 384, Pastor John gives counsel to those who are bored with their Bible reading.

An Abundance of Joy

2 Corinthians 8:1–2

Labs

by John Piper

We take some words in the Christian vocabulary for granted. 2 Corinthians 8:1–2 and 2 Corinthians 8:8 offer a definition of love that you may not have considered. By paying close attention to Paul’s grammar, we find keys to loving people more truly and effectively. We also learn what’s behind the kind of generosity that pleases God.

How Real Is the Book ‘Heaven Is for Real’?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 302, Pastor John discusses the importance of testing all claims about heaven with the Bible.

Is Song of Solomon an Allegory?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 285, Pastor John discusses the literary nature of the Song of Solomon.

Where Should a New Believer Start in the Bible?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 284, Pastor John shares thoughts for new believers on reading the Bible wisely.

Do Digital Bible Searches Relativize Memorization?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 276, Pastor John talks about the implications of technology on Bible memorization.

Digital or Paper Bible for Devotions?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 275, Pastor John talks about the practicals of daily Bible reading.

Bible for Church: Digital or Paper?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 274, Pastor John talks about using a digital Bible in the church’s corporate gatherings.

The New Testament in Ten Minutes

Desiring God 2014 Conference for Pastors

(The Pastor, the Vine, and the Branches: The Remarkable Reality of Union with Christ)

Conference Messages

by Andy Naselli

The Old Testament in Ten Minutes

Desiring God 2014 Conference for Pastors

(The Pastor, the Vine, and the Branches: The Remarkable Reality of Union with Christ)

Conference Messages

by Jason DeRouchie

What Translation for Bible Memory?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 259, Pastor John counsels listeners on what Bible translation to use for memorization.

Practical Tips for Bible Memory

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 258, Pastor John gives some practical tips for memorizing Scripture.

Bible Memory: Essential or Optional?

Interviews

by John Piper

In episode 257, Pastor John talks about the importance of memorizing the Bible.

What’s Your Process for Owning Truth?

Interviews

by John Piper

In Episode 184, Pastor John talks about Bible reading and the affections.

Panel Discussion

Desiring God 2013 National Conference

(The Romantic Rationalist: God, Life, and Imagination in the Work of C.S. Lewis)

Conference Messages

by Kevin Vanhoozer

In Bright Shadow: C.S. Lewis on the Imagination for Theology and Discipleship

Desiring God 2013 National Conference

(The Romantic Rationalist: God, Life, and Imagination in the Work of C.S. Lewis)

Conference Messages

by Kevin Vanhoozer

Undragoned: C.S. Lewis on the Gift of Salvation

Desiring God 2013 National Conference

(The Romantic Rationalist: God, Life, and Imagination in the Work of C.S. Lewis)

Conference Messages

by Douglas Wilson

Is Tithing Commanded for Christians?

Interviews

by John Piper

In Episode 182, Pastor John talks about the relationship between Old Testament law and the Christian. In particular, he answers the question, “Is tithing commanded for Christian?”

Jesus’s Sheep Hear His Voice — What's That Mean?

Interviews

by John Piper

In Episode 180, Pastor John explains what it means that Jesus’s sheep hear his voice.

Should We Listen for the Audible Voice of God?

Interviews

by John Piper

In Episode 167, Pastor John talks about how God speaks to us today.

When I’m Bored of the Bible — What Can I Do?

Interviews

by John Piper

In Episode 166, Pastor John talks about the prayer he prays for reading the Bible.

Do Promises in the Psalms Apply to Me?

Interviews

by John Piper

In Episode 162, Pastor John talks about how the promises of the Psalms apply to modern-day believers.

Bible Memory as Ministry to Others

Interviews

by John Piper

In Episode 131, Pastor John talks about the community dimension of personal Bible memory.