Who has heard such a thing? who has seen such things? Shall the earth be made to bring forth in one day?…
We are taught that in these latter days God is to shorten normal processes, accelerate events, and so "make a short work in righteousness."
I. THE TRUTH OF GOD HAS WEIGHT, THEREFORE MOMENTUM.
II. THIS INHERENT MOMENTUM INCREASES WITH THE PROGRESS OF GOD'S TRUTH, IN HARMONY WITH THE NATURAL LAW OF FORCES.
III. GOD IS BEGINNING TO GIVE IT NOW AN ADDED CELERITY.
(E. W. Thwing, M. D.)
Parallel VersesKJV: Who hath heard such a thing? who hath seen such things? Shall the earth be made to bring forth in one day? or shall a nation be born at once? for as soon as Zion travailed, she brought forth her children.