Can a nation be born in a day? When God asks an outrageous question, He already knows the answer; and usually it is to make a strong point.

In this case, certainly one point is — “Is anything impossible for God?” And the obvious answer to any student of God’s Word is an obvious, “No!”

However, another more important point in the case of this question posed by God is — “Do I keep My promises?”

“Who has heard such a thing? Who has seen such things? Can a land be born in one day? Can a nation be given birth all at once? As soon as Zion was in labor, she also delivered her sons” (Isa. 66:8, NASB).

A Nation Born in a Day

I was born in 1952, only four years after the rebirth of the “land,” the nation of Israel, which occurred in 1948 so I can almost say this happened in my lifetime.

People worldwide have asked me, “In the past fifty years or so, what is God’s greatest prophetic event?”