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 Longest Books in the Bible


This is hotly disputed but some say
1. Psalms—150 chapters, 2461 verses, 43,743 words
2. Jeremiah—52 chapters, 1364 verses, 42,659 words
3. Ezekiel—48 chapters, 1273 verses, 39,407 words
4. Genesis—50 chapters, 1533 verses, 38,267 words
5. Isaiah 66 chapters, 1292 verses, 37,044 words
6. Numbers—36 chapters, 1288 verses, 32,902 words
7. Exodus—40 chapters, 1213 verses, 32,602 words
8. Deuteronomy—34 chapters, 959 verses, 28,461 words
9. 2 Chronicles—36 chapters, 822 verses, 26,074 words
10. Luke—24 chapters, 1151 verses, 25,944 words

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