Sermons on Romans 1

The Greatest Thing in the World: An Overview of Romans 1–7

Romans 1:1 - 7:25

by John Piper

Because of Christ there is no condemnation, only deep transformation.

The Mighty and Merciful Message of Romans 1-8

Romans 1:1 - 8:39

by John Piper

Thank God for Famous Faith

Romans 1:7-8

by John Piper

The Treasure of Faith in the Life of the Church

Romans 1:8-15

by John Piper

The great aim of our ministry should be the same as Paul's: to bring about the obedience of faith for the sake of God's glory.

The Gospel in the Church for the Obedience of Faith through Spiritual Gifts

Romans 1:8-15

by John Piper

Grace makes you a debtor, not to God, but to others who need grace.

Not Ashamed of the Gospel

Romans 1:16

by John Piper

The gospel elicits shaming behavior in those who will not believe it and it gives freedom from shame to those who do.

Proud People Don't Say Thanks

Romans 1:16-23

by John Piper

The human heart hates the truth that creation teaches because it is too humbling.

The Wrath of God Against Holding Down the Truth

Romans 1:18

by John Piper

The reason the mind evades, distorts, and suppresses the truth of God is mainly because of our moral, not mental, deficiency.

The Wrath of God Against Ungodliness and Unrighteousness

Romans 1:18

by John Piper

How is the wrath of God being revealed in this present age?

The First Dark Exchange: Idolatry

Romans 1:21-23

by John Piper

The Other Dark Exchange: Homosexuality, Part 2

Romans 1:24-28

by John Piper

John Piper offers seven points of counsel to those with homosexual desires, and five to their parents.

The Other Dark Exchange: Homosexuality, Part 1

Romans 1:24-28

by John Piper

God means for the beauty of worship to be dramatized in the right ordering of our sexual lives.

The Perils of Disapproving God

Romans 1:28-32

by John Piper

Every form of evil ultimately comes from failing to know, approve, and love God above all things.

Doing and Endorsing Evil

Romans 1:28-32

by John Piper

The gospel of Jesus Christ is the perfect and only remedy for what people already know about themselves.