Interviews on Abortion

Roe v. Wade Assaults the Incarnation of Christ

by John Piper

In episode 261, Pastor John discusses the tragedy and implications of Roe v. Wade.

Is Abortion Like the Holocaust?

by Tony Reinke and John Piper

In Episode 160, Pastor John talks about the similarities and difference between abortion and the Holocaust.

How Does Rape, Incest, and Threat to the Mother's Life Affect Your Pro-Life Stance?

by Tony Reinke and John Piper

Andrew in Naples, Florida asks, “Pastor John, do your pro-life convictions change when it comes to situations involving rape, incest, or matters of a mother’s life?”

Arrests and Imprisonments in Opposing Abortion

by Tony Reinke and John Piper

John Piper talks about his involvement in anti-abortion demonstrations in the 1980s and 1990s.

The Sanctity of Human Life

Theology Refresh: Podcast for Christian Leaders

by David Mathis and Justin Taylor

Justin Taylor discusses the sanctity of human life and why pastors cannot ignore this important doctrine.

What Would You Say to Someone Who Uses Ecclesiastes to Say That Abortion Is a Better Alternative Than the Life Awaiting Some Babies?

Ecclesiastes 4:2-3

by John Piper

John Piper gives two reasons why the prospect of a poor life is no warrant to take it.

What Would You Do If Both Presidential Candidates Were Pro-Choice on Abortion?

by John Piper

John Piper imagines that, all things considered, he could vote for someone who was pro-choice.

How Is Trying to Stop Abortion Different From Physically Intervening to Stop Child Abuse?

by John Piper

John Piper says that physical intervention is probably legitimate, but probably not effective.

How Does Abortion Relate to Spreading a Passion for the Supremacy of God In All Things?

by John Piper

John Piper says that knitting babies is God's work, and we shouldn't mess with that.

Is the Bible Silent on the Issue of Abortion?

by John Piper

John Piper explains why killing the unborn must not be considered irrelevant by anyone, especially Christians.

Why Do You Speak Against Abortion?

by John Piper

John Piper gives his two main reasons for opposing abortion.