'Post Reformation Reformed Dogmatics' is back in print

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  1. JimmyH

    JimmyH Puritan Board Junior

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  2. Taylor Sexton

    Taylor Sexton Puritan Board Junior

    From what I understand, Muller is soon to release a revised version of this work, which is why it was very difficult to find for a recent while.
  3. Hamalas

    Hamalas whippersnapper

    I've heard something similar. I'm debating on whether or not to snag the current 4-volume set at the $150 price, or if it would be wiser to wait to see if he does revise the volumes. What do y'all think?
  4. Taylor Sexton

    Taylor Sexton Puritan Board Junior

    RHB does indicate in the link above that the first two volumes are "revised," but I am unsure if that means they are the major revision under consideration.

    Unless something has changed, the revision is happening. My source of information is one of my seminary professors, Dr. Thomas McCall, who was both a PhD student under Muller and is still one of his close friends, so the information is trustworthy. If it were me, I would wait.
  5. py3ak

    py3ak They're stalling and plotting against me Staff Member

    I am pretty sure that's not the case. There was a significant revision when the 4 volumes were first published all together, with the same cover as that now on display.

    The reports of a revision and expansion (to include the doctrine of the covenant) have been circulating for some time now. It's likely enough that Dr. Muller has a number of projects, and in what order they will be completed is probably unknown, perhaps even to him. But I would doubt RHB would bring these out now if Dr. Muller had let them know that a new 5-volume edition would be appearing in 2019, say.
  6. Pilgrim

    Pilgrim Puritan Board Doctor

    This is said to be a "short run" so those who are interested had best get it now while you can.

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  7. Hamalas

    Hamalas whippersnapper

    I picked up a copy yesterday. No regrets!
  8. greenbaggins

    greenbaggins Administrator Staff Member

    I talked with Dr. Muller directly about this. The four volumes are NOT being revised, and the fifth volume is not on covenant theology, but on natural law.
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  9. DTK

    DTK Puritan Board Junior

    Shucks Lane, the minimalists are going to be so disappointed!
  10. Reformed Bookworm

    Reformed Bookworm Puritan Board Junior

    Thanks for confirming this. I got really excited when I got the email from RHB but was concerned with the rumours of a revision. It would make zero sense for RHB to reissue it if that were the case.
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