“Oh yes, there can be miracles when you believe
Though hope is frail, it’s hard to kill
Who knows what miracle you can achieve, when you believe
Somehow you will, you will when you believe…”
Those lyrics are taken from Whitney Houston Song . It is also interesting the word “miracle” can also be found in Merriam-Webster which defines “miracle” as “an extraordinary event manifesting divine intervention in human affairs
Many people don’t believe in miracle, but there are also tons who believe Miracle is exist.
The word “miracle” is often used to characterise any beneficial event that is statistically unlikely but not contrary to the laws of nature, such as surviving a natural disaster, or simply a “wonderful” occurrence, regardless of likelihood, such as a birth. Other miracles might be: survival of an illness diagnosed as terminal, escaping a life-threatening situation or ‘beating the odds’. Some coincidences may be seen as miracles. The rapid German recovery after the Second World War was sometimes called the “German miracle”
A person doesn’t have to witness a miracle in order to have sufficient reason to believe that one occurred. But how many people in the modern world claim to have witnessed a miracle ?
Just few days ago, i read this article about A Bangladesh girl that survive 17 days in factory rubble after the building collapsed : http://abclocal.go.com/kfsn/story?section=news/national_world&id=9097667
For 17 days, the seamstress lay trapped in a dark basement pocket beneath thousands of tons of wreckage as temperatures outside climbed into the mid-90s F. This young woman rationed food and water. She banged a pipe to attract attention. She was fast losing hope of ever making it out alive.
In the ruins of the collapsed eight-store garment factory building above her, the frantic rescue operation had long ago ended. It had turned instead into a grim search for the decaying bodies of the more than 1,000 people killed in the world’s worst garment industry disaster.
“No one heard me. It was so bad for me. I never dreamed I’d see the daylight again,” the seamstress, Reshma Begum, told Somoy TV from her hospital bed after her astonishing rescue on Friday.
Still don’t believe in Miracle ? ….Think again