" The nearer this campaign has come to its end, the more devoid of substance it has become. "
I would amend that sentence to read: The nearer this CULTURE has come to its end, the more devoid of substance it has become. Untethered from its philosophical Biblical moorings and adrift on a sea of the limited horizon of Humanistic assumptions, it is unable to properly interpret the data input and must rely on simple mechanistic variables which never tell the whole story.
As Jesus said, "It is the spirit that gives life; the flesh is of no avail. The words that I have spoken to you are spirit and life." John 6:63