Why points based systems cannot work

There is a scene in The Good Place that outlines the absurdity of points-based legal systems so far as salvation is concerned. Here is a

Voter response to green policies mirror Christian response to the commands of Christ

It was interesting to see, in the recent by-elections prompted by resignations (including of our erstwhile Prime Minister), one interesting result. All were Tory seats

Aiming for faithfulness

In the end, this is the question: am I being faithful? The relative success or otherwise of what we are doing is above our paygrade.

Talking about the problem is not solving the problem

It is an annoyingly political approach to problem solving to first claim to ‘recognise’ the issue and then, subsequently, to ‘discuss’ the problem. Taking your