All Resources on The Resurrection of Christ

What Makes Easter So Special?

Interviews

by John Piper

In Episode 58, Pastor John talks about what makes Easter special.

Eight Reasons Why I Believe That Jesus Rose from the Dead

Articles

by John Piper

For Christianity to stand, Christ must have been resurrected. How can we be confident that he was?

I Have Seen the Lord

Easter Sunday

John 20:1-23

Sermons

by John Piper

Twenty centuries later, we can still see the truth of the Resurrection.

Why Do You Believe Jesus Rose from the Dead?

Articles

by John Piper

Why is “because the Bible tells me so” less acceptable these days than “because the scientists tell me so”?

Destroy This Temple, and in Three Days I Will Raise It Up

John 2:12-22

Sermons

by John Piper

Jesus is the new temple. Authentic worship is no longer attached to any place. It is attached to Jesus.

Jesus Christ Is Alive to Serve!

How to Multiply Your Joy at the Easter Celebration

Articles

by John Piper

It does not dishonor Christ to say that he is the only one who can service us with what we need most.

Why I Believe in the Resurrection of Jesus

Articles

by John Piper

Two reasons, among many, to trust the Easter story.

What Would Happen to Christianity If Christ's Resurrection Were Disproved?

Interviews

by John Piper

John Piper points out that if Jesus wasn't raised, then our faith is in vain.

The God of Peace Brought from the Dead the Good Shepherd

Easter Sunday

Hebrews 13:20-21

Sermons

by John Piper

Jesus will always be our shepherd and we will always get the incomparable joy of being his sheep.

They Gave It Their Best Shot—In Vain

Articles

by John Piper

When it looks like he is buried for good, Jesus is doing something awesome in the dark.

Lenten Lights

Eight Biblical Devotions to Prepare for Easter

Articles

by Noel Piper

Eight biblical devotions to read in preparation for Easter.

The Depth of Christ's Love: Its Freedom

Easter Sunday

John 10:14-18

Sermons

by John Piper

Of all the great things that Easter means, it also means this: it is a mighty "I meant it!" behind Jesus' death.

But Christ Has Been Raised, You Are Not Still In Your Sins

Easter Sunday

1 Corinthians 15:17-20

Sermons

by John Piper

If we are saved by Christ's death, what does his resurrection add?

Jesus Is Alive to Serve

Easter Sunday

John 11:25

Sermons

by John Piper

Jesus died to meet your needs. He rose to meet your needs. He reigns to meet your needs—and make you happy in him forever.

The Gladness of the Risen God

Easter Sunday

Acts 2:28

Sermons

by John Piper

On Easter Sunday morning Jesus blew the lock off the prison of death and gloom and returned to the gladness of God.

Six Gifts of the Resurrection

Easter Sunday

1 Corinthians 15:12-20

Sermons

by John Piper

The greatest news in all the world is in order to make you happy and glorify Jesus, God raised him from the dead to reign forevermore.

When I Am Raised Up, I Will Go Before You To Galilee

Easter Sunday

Matthew 26:26-32

Sermons

by John Piper

He is risen! Trust him today. By his mercy he can forgive your sins. And by his sovereignty he can turn all things for your good.

The Risen Christ: Satisfied with His Suffering

Easter Sunday

Isaiah 53:3-12

Sermons

by John Piper

Jesus' delight in dying and rising was to enable others to rise from the dead and enjoy his majesty forever.

Pity Not Them Who Rise With Christ

Easter Sunday

1 Corinthians 15:12-20

Sermons

by John Piper

Christ is alive and able to persuade you that he is true and the greatest treasure in the universe.

I Have Authority to Lay It Down and I Have Authority to Take It Up Again

Easter Sunday

John 10:11-18

Sermons

by John Piper

The story of Easter doesn't end with a mangled shepherd lying dead among three dead wolves.