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.

10 More Animal Similes

1. As quiet as a mouse
2. As sick as a dog
3. As slippery as an eel
4. As slow as a snail
5. As strong as an ox
6. As stubborn as a mule
7. As high a kite
8. As greedy as a pig
9. As black as a raven
10. As a mad as a (March) hare

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

In Radnorshire we say 'as wild as a hawk'