Sermons on Romans 9

The Absolute Sovereignty of God: What Is Romans Nine About?

Romans 9:1-5

by John Piper

John Piper tells how Romans 9 changed his life and then discusses its overarching theological purpose.

My Anguish: My Kinsmen Are Accursed

Romans 9:1-5

by John Piper

Don’t think that God's sovereignty nullifies the need to pray for a sinner's salvation. Rather, see it as the ground for praying with hope.

How Great Is the Honor of Israel?

Romans 9:1-5

by John Piper

Recognizing Israel's privileges only underlines the tragedy that so many Jews are accursed and cut off from Christ because of unbelief.

God's Word Stands: Not All Israel Is Israel, Part 1

Romans 9:6-12

by John Piper

Every person who trusts in Christ becomes part of the true Israel of God.

God's Word Stands: Not All Israel Is Israel, Part 2

Romans 9:6-13

by John Piper

God’s election of the children of promise is what guarantees that his word never fails.

The Fame of His Name and the Freedom of Mercy

Romans 9:14-18

by John Piper

God chooses who will believe and undeservingly be saved, and who will rebel and deservingly perish.