The Question and Answer section for The Crucible is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Parris is afraid that those who don't like him.... his enemies, will use the association to depose him from his position in the church.
Rebecca is going to her death. She is going to be executed for the lies of other.... she is an innocent condemned. In my opinion, Rebecca has no flaws. She stands for her beliefs and embraces her faith, she will not lie, even in the face of death....
Rebecca cares for Betty, cautions Proctor, tells the truth, and behaves like the God fearing woman she proclaims herself to be. Goody Nurse is the model of Puritanism.