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 Fictional Parkers


1. Parker Ruthless criminal character created by Donald E Westlake writing as Richard Stark and portrayed in more than 20 novels
2. Parker The butler in Lady Windermere's Fan by Oscar Wilde
3. Aloysius Parker Butler to Lady Penelope in Thunderbirds
4. Peter Parker Alter ego of Spiderman
5. Richard Parker Name of the tiger in the novel Life of Pi
6. Charlie Parker Private detective created by John Connolly
7. Kai Parker Character played by Chris Wood in The Vampire Diaries
8. O E Parker Character in a short story by Flannery O'Connor called Parker's Back
9. Nikki and Kim Parker Main characters in an American sitcom The Parkers that ran 1999-2004
10. Phil Parker Part played by Jimmy Nail in his TV series Parents of the Band

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