Interviews on The Doctrines of Grace / Calvinism

What Is Calvinism?

by John Piper

In episode 341, Pastor John shares what he means when he uses the term “Calvinism.”

Cautions for New Calvinists

by John Piper

In episode 326, Pastor John shares some concerns about New Calvinism.

What’s New About ‘New Calvinism’?

by John Piper

In episode 319, Pastor John discusses what’s new about the “New Calvinism.”

How Piper Learned Reformed Theology

by John Piper

In episode 311, Pastor John shares how he came to embrace Reformed theology.

What Is Christian Freedom?

by John Piper

In episode 309, Pastor John discusses the nature of man’s freedom in trusting Christ.

If Our Will Is Not Free, Are We Accountable?

by John Piper

In episode 308, Pastor John discusses the nature of man’s responsibility to trust Christ.

Do We Have Free Will to Choose Christ?

by John Piper

In episode 307, Pastor John discusses the nature of man’s will in trusting Christ.

Where Did All These Calvinists Come From?

by John Piper

In episode 237, Pastor John shares what he sees as his part in contributing to the doctrines of Calvinism.

Is It Sin to Dislike Divine Election?

by John Piper

In episode 224, Pastor John talks about liking difficult biblical truths

Does John 15 Defy Calvinism?

by John Piper

In episode 223, Pastor John talks about how John 15 and eternal security are not at odds

What Does Definite Atonement Offer My Life?

by John Piper

In Episode 198, Pastor John talks about what definite atonement offers us.

Work Like an Arminian, Sleep Like a Calvinist?

by John Piper

In Episode 143, Pastor John talks about the misleading phrase, “Work like an Arminian, sleep like a Calvinist.”

If Your Pastor Asked You Not to Talk About the Doctrines of Grace, What Would You Do?

by John Piper

John Piper encourages clear communication and patience when there are doctrinal differences.

Is It Sin for Me Not to Like the Doctrine of Election?

by John Piper

John Piper says that to the degree you see biblical truth clearly you should like it.

Do You Think You Emphasize Calvinism and the Doctrines of Grace More Than the Bible Does?

by John Piper

John Piper aims to be proportionate in his teaching, and to center all upon God's glory in showing mercy to sinners.

Why Are Calvinists So Negative?

by John Piper

John Piper considers three reasons why a Calvinist might sound negative.