Sermons on Racial Harmony

From Bloodlines to Bloodline

Ephesians 2:11-16

by John Piper

Help the Children Love the Different People

Racial Harmony Sunday

Romans 5:1-11

by John Piper

Eight ways to help children love those who don't look like them.

Probability, Prejudice, and Christ

John 1:43-51

by John Piper

What's the difference between necessary judgments of probability and sinful prejudice?

The Ethics of Interracial Marriage

Racial Harmony Session 5

by John Piper

Five arguments that are used to oppose interracial marriage and responses to counteract them.

The Meaning and Significance of Race, Part 2

Racial Harmony Session 4

by John Piper

Does the biological triviality of the differences between races mean that race is theologically and socially insignificant? 

Why Deal With Racial Issues?

Racial Harmony Session 1

(Wednesday Evening Message)

by John Piper

The Spring of Persistent Public Love

Marking the Two-Hundredth Anniversary of the Abolition of Legal Slave Trading in Britain

(A Sermon on Martin Luther King Weekend)

Matthew 7:7-12

by John Piper

Marking the two-hundredth anniversary of the abolition of legal slave trading in Britain.

Every Race to Reign and Worship

Racial Harmony Sunday

Revelation 5:8-14

by John Piper

By gathering his redeemed from all the races of the earth, God undercuts ethnocentric pride and throws us back on free grace.

Race and Cross

Racial Harmony Sunday

Ephesians 2:11-22

by John Piper

Racial Reconciliation

Unfolding Bethlehem's Fresh Initiative #3

(Racial Harmony Sunday)

Acts 17:26

by John Piper

Let us be the salt and the light of our hostile and fearful society with courageous acts of inter-racial kindness and respect.

The Peril of Partiality

Riches and Race in the Christian Church

(Racial Harmony Sunday)

James 1:26 - 2:13

by John Piper

Showing partiality toward others, either because of their race or their riches, reveals a lack of trust in Jesus.

Jesus Is the End of Ethnocentrism

Racial Harmony Sunday

Luke 4:16-30

by John Piper

With Jesus came a radically new way of defining the people of God: all who have faith in the Messiah.

Class, Culture and Ethnic Identity in Christ

Racial Harmony Sunday

Colossians 3:5-17

by John Piper

It is impossible to believe that Christ indwells every believer and then mistreat one of a different race.

The Reformed Faith and Racial Harmony

Racial Harmony Sunday

Romans 3:28

by John Piper

Where racial harmony doesn’t flourish, the cross of Christ is dishonored and the sovereignty of God is obscured.

Racial Harmony and Interracial Marriage

Racial Harmony Sunday

Deuteronomy 7:3-4 and Colossians 3:9-11

by John Piper

Interracial marriage is not only permitted by God, it is a positive good.
It is not just to be tolerated, but celebrated.