Sermons on Heaven & Hell

Who Rules the World to Come?

Hebrews 2:1-9

by John Piper

The second Adam, Jesus Christ, defeated death and restored the hope of Psalm 8 for all who are in him.

Final Judgment: Eternal Life vs. Wrath and Fury

Romans 1:28 - 2:11

by John Piper

Every responsible person, on the basis of their actions and attitudes, will meet the final judgment of God.

Out of Zion, the Perfection of Beauty, God Shines Forth

Psalm 50:1-6

by John Piper

If you trust Christ, you are already a permanent citizen of the heavenly Jerusalem.

The Echo and Insufficiency of Hell, Part 1

Behold the Kindness and Severity of God

Romans 11:17-22

by John Piper

The horror of hell is an echo of the infinite worth of God's glory.

God's Ultimate Purpose: Vessels of Mercy Knowing the Riches of His Glory

Romans 9:23-24

by John Piper

Heaven is where old glories only ripen in memory, and the thrill of new glories breaks upon us every day.

Eagle Edom Will Come Down


by John Piper

The violent nation will not boast forever. Very soon the recompense will come, and after that all the nations will render an account to God.

Woe to Those Who Trample the Son of God

Hebrews 10:26-31

by John Piper

Threatening judgment is an effective (and biblical) way to motivate people.

We Will All Stand Before the Judgment of God

Romans 14:10-13

by John Piper

Love your brother and help him get to heaven, instead of judging him and making it harder.

The Echo and Insufficiency of Hell, Part 2

Behold the Kindness and Severity of God

Psalm 63

by John Piper

Fear of hell is no proof of love for God.