Articles on End Times / Return of Christ

All the Angels Are Coming with Him

by John Piper

Have you ever wondered what joy and hope sustained Jesus in his horrific hours of suffering?

Definitions and Observations Concerning the Second Coming of Christ

by John Piper

What does John Piper believe about the end times and why?

What Will the Final Judgment Mean for You?

Revelation 20

by John Piper

If we could see the final judgment, we would be the happiest and bravest people in 2008.

What Will It Be Like at the Judgment?

Supplement to August 1 Sermon

by John Piper

What about the New Covenant promise that God will not remember the sins of his people? Will they be remembered at the judgment day?

"Are You Becoming a Post-Millennialist?"

by John Piper

When will Christ come back, and what does this have to do with missions?

Final Judgment According to Works

by John Piper

We must learn to make the biblical distinction between earning eternal life on the basis of works and receiving eternal life according to works.

Loving the Second Coming and the Assurance of Salvation

Hebrews 9:28

by John Piper

Do we long for Christ's return or are we anxious that it might interrupt our worldly plans? Eternity hangs on this question.

"Before the Time"

A Fifth Column of Faith Behind Enemy Lines

by John Piper

Christ has plotted many tactical advances before the time of the final victory.

Misgivings About Hal Lindsay’s “Planet Earth”

by John Piper

Faith isn't nurtured by fitting tomorrow’s headlines into a probable scheme, but by being rooted in the faithfulness of God.

Reflections on an Eschatology of Motherhood

Insight into an Often Misunderstood Saying of Our Lord

(The Standard 66 (May 1976): 6–7)

by John Piper

With the inbreaking of the kingdom of God into this world through Jesus, every human institution is about to pass away.