Methodist mess, Anglican angst Sometimes, you really couldn’t make it up. There are some moments where the thought comes to mind: ‘How is that even a thing?’ Two recent examples spring to mind. In the first, the Methodist Church of Great Britain managed to approve two mutually-incompatible definitions of marriage: ‘Within the Methodist Church [marriage] is understood in two ways: that marriage can only be between a man and a woman; that marriage can be between any two people. The Methodist Church affirms both understandings…’ It’s just nonsense. subscribe now Join today to gain access to the rest of this article and many others. more info login If you are already a subscriber, log in to continue. log in access code If you have an access code, enter it here: Go free trial Get free access for 14 days: Sign up Click here to find out how we take care of your personal data.