Interviews on The Death of Christ

Was God Unfair at the Cross?

by John Piper

In episode 271, Pastor John discusses why Christ bore our punishment on the cross.

Did Christ Die for the Whole World?

by John Piper

In episode 252, Pastor John discusses the nature and extent of Christ’s atonement.

What Is Definite Atonement, and Why Does It Matter?

by John Piper

John Piper explains definite atonement.

Did the Death of Jesus Accomplish Anything for the Non-Elect?

by John Piper

John Piper believes every grace was bought by Christ—but there's a catch.

If Our Sins Are Punished By Eternal Separation From God, Why Did Jesus Only Have to Suffer Momentary Separation?

by John Piper

John Piper says that Christ's death should be evaluated according to his dignity, not its duration.

Did Christ Ever Descend to Hell?

by John Piper

John Piper explains why he doesn't think Jesus visited hell after his death.

What's the Main Reason Jesus Died?

by John Piper

John Piper talks about the ultimate goal of Jesus dying on the cross.