Bonhoeffer uses a similar phrase 'worldly Christianity'. It's J Gresham Machen that I want to line up most closely with. See his Christianity and culture here. Having done commentaries on Proverbs (Heavenly Wisdom) and Song of Songs (Heavenly Love), a matching title for Ecclesiastes would be Heavenly Worldliness. For my stance on worldliness, see 3 posts here.

Westminster Conference 2013

This is just a reminder that the Westminster Conference is on next week (Tuesday, Wednesday Dec 4 and 5) at Regent Hall (The Salvation Army) 275 Oxford Street, London W1C 2DJ.
The programmes is as follows
 
1662 and all that (Lee Gatiss)
Two eminent ejectess, Philip Henry and Samuel Jones (Andrew Davies)
Hagiography and history (Andrew Atherstone)
 
Pascal: Truth Through the Mind and Through the Heart (David Gregson)
Christian attitudes to Islam (Roger Welch)
Henry Martyn (Peter Law)
 
The cost is £40. More details here.
 

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