a miracle is an event that happens without any plausible, scientific, or explainable reason. against all odds, a person survives an accident, a disease, a tragedy, when the reverse should be true.
if you have had this happen in your life...you believe in them. if you have not, you scoff at and often ridicule those who have.
time after time a young woman sat in the doctor's office and he would shake his head at her and say, 'you are not supposed to be here.'
and she would smile and say, 'but i am!' and he would reply, 'the only way i can explain it is that it is a miracle.' this from a man of science...