Against Helvidius

Biden vs. Bork, 1988: Democrats Smear a SCOTUS Nominee

Editor’s note: this article originally appeared in the May 1988 print edition of Crisis. It has been edited for brevity. Many people have asked me what it was like to live through the nomination and hearings of my husband, Robert Bork. I usually answer that it was like being besieged in a battle where the reinforcements [...]

Perpetual Virginity as Prophetic Sign

Last week, we looked at the basic evidence for the perpetual virginity of Mary: the "why the Church thinks that the record shows, as a matter of historical fact, that she remained a virgin" evidence. But, of course, the question remains, "Why does the Church think this is a big deal?" There are, after all, [...]

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