Monthly Archive: May 3, 2016 – כ״ה בניסן תשע״ו

Free Will and Divine Providence 0

Free Will and Divine Providence

The notion that hashgachah peratis (personalized Divine Providence; HP) includes influence over every event dates back to the 18th century or so. The Lubavitcher Rebbe calls it a chidush (novellum) of the Baal Shem Tov (the...