Sermons on Justification

The Children of Abraham Are Heirs of the World

Romans 4:13-15

by John Piper

What does it mean to be an heir of the world?

Justification by Faith Establishes the Law

Romans 3:27-31

by John Piper

The moral law in the Old Testament is not a ladder for climbing, but a track for riding in the power of the Holy Spirit.

Justification by Faith Is the End of Boasting

Romans 3:27-31

by John Piper

Boasting matters to Paul because it is the outward form of the inward moral corruption that lies behind all the evils and miseries of the world.

Does James Contradict Paul?

James 2:14-26

by John Piper

Even though language can sometimes confuse us--like when the same word carries multiple meanings--the Bible is not contradictory.

Jesus Is Precious Because He Removes Our Guilt

Romans 3:19-26

by John Piper

Turn away from all the intellectual, physical, and religious tactics the world uses to evade its guilt, and rest in Jesus.

Those Whom He Called He Also Justified, Part 2

Sunday Evening Message

Romans 8:28-30

by John Piper

It is faith alone which justifies, but that the faith which justifies never stays alone. It is living and active and bears fruit in obedience.

Those Whom He Called He Also Justified, Part 1

Romans 8:28-30

by John Piper

God flattened the mountain of his wrath that blocked the railroad between my predestination and my glorification. He justified us by the death of his Son.

Much More Shall We Be Saved By His Life

Romans 5:9-11

by John Piper

This Man Went Down to His House Justified

Luke 18:9-14

by John Piper

This man was morally upright. He believed God had made him so. That is what he looked to and trusted in for his righteousness before God—for his justification. And he was dead wrong.

It Is God Who Justifies!

Romans 8:31-37

by John Piper

God is the one who justifies, so let us fear the accusation of no one and love the good of all.

No Condemnation in Christ Jesus, Part 2

Romans 8:1-4

by John Piper

If you are in Christ, all of God's action toward you is almighty mercy and omnipotent assistance.

There Is No Partiality With God, Part 2

Romans 2:11-16

by John Piper

Justified to Break the Power of Sin

Romans 6:5-10

by John Piper