Sermons on The Death of Christ

For Whom Did Jesus Taste Death?

Hebrews 2:9

by John Piper

Christ tasted death for everyone who has faith. Because the faith of everyone who believes was purchased by the death of Christ.

The Son of Man Must Suffer Many Things

Mark 8:31-38

by John Piper

The death of Christ was planned by the Father and approved by the Son to ransom many people from their sins.

The Pleasure of God in Bruising the Son

Isaiah 53:10

by John Piper

God's pleasure in his name and his pleasure in doing good to sinners meet and marry in his pleasure in bruising his Son.

Behold the Lamb of God

John 1:19-34

by John Piper

Those who embrace Jesus as their Lamb and their Lord will be sheltered from God's otherwise inescapable wrath.

Christ Died for Our Sins That We Might Die to Sin

1 Peter 2:21-25

by John Piper

Jesus died for us to make us like him.

He Made Purification of Sins

Maundy Thursday

Hebrews 1:1-4

by John Piper

The purification that was made was made once for all.

Surely He Has Borne Our Griefs

Isaiah 52:13 - 53:6

by John Piper

Instead of crushing us for our iniquities, God's Servant is crushed for them as our substitute.

The Depth of Christ's Love: Its Cost

Ephesians 4:32 - 5:2

by John Piper

The most worthy of living, the least worthy of dying. This is the life Jesus gave for you—that you might live.

The Son of Man Came to Give His Life a Ransom for Many

Christmas Eve Day

Mark 10:45

by John Piper

Were you ransomed when Christ died? Are you still under the guilt and power of sin when you might be free?

To Deliver Us from the Present Evil Age

Galatians 1:1-5

by John Piper

The freest people in the world are those who submit most fully to the authority of Christ in Scripture.

Did You Kill the Lord of Glory?

Acts 2:22-36

by John Piper

Do you join God in his affirmation of Jesus, or do you stand against God in the life of Jesus?

Like a Lamb That Is Led to Slaughter

Isaiah 53:7-9

by John Piper

We deserved to be slaughtered for our sin, but Jesus was slaughtered instead.

Into Thy Hands I Commit My Spirit

Good Friday

Luke 23:44-46

by John Piper

A Good Friday Meditation
What can we learn from Jesus about how to die?