Posted: May 14, 2017 2:15 pm
by John Platko
Shrunk wrote:
solazy wrote:https://www.voanews.com/a/brazilian-boy-survival-brain-injury-fatima-miracle/3848137.html

So the doctors were wrong and he just had a minor injury.


Well, it sounds like he had quite a significant injury (He was in a coma) but, sure, they could have been wrong in the prognosis. That's easy to do. We also don't have any firsthand report from the doctor's themselves.

Of course, I don't really know how the Vatican defines a miracle. Maybe they think doctors are infallible like the Pope, so when they get something wrong it's miraculous.


According to The Science of Miracles: How the Vatican Decides
Nearly all, or "99.9 percent of these are medical miracles," O'Neill said. "They need to be spontaneous, instantaneous and complete healing. Doctors have to say, 'We don't have any natural explanation of what happened,'" O'Neill said.