Fate, doom, karma, destiny, Divine Providence — Jewish philosophy has its own name for the guiding hand of the Almighty: hashgocha pratis. It’s easy to dismiss as happenstance. But here’s how an instant of impulse shopping led me to imagine what it might be like if we could see the outcome of every situation.
Seeking direction in a misdirected world
- Pirkei Avos
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