The Mystery of Free Will with Rabbi Dr Akiva Tatz

The Mystery of Free Will with Rabbi Dr Akiva Tatz


Do we have free will, or are our actions pre-determined by scientific laws? How do we exercise free will? What is the extent of our free will? Find out with Rabbi Dr Akiva Tatz*

*Rabbi Dr. Akiva Tatz is a South African born physician, author and lecturer. He studied medicine in Johannesburg with elective work at Washington University in St Louis, and spent a number of years concurrently practicing medicine and engaging in Talmudic study in Israel.

He has written a number of books on the subjects of Jewish thought and philosophy: Anatomy of a Search, Living Inspired, Worldmask, The Thinking Jewish Teenager’s Guide to Life, Letters to a Buddhist Jew and Will, Freedom & Destiny.

His Jerusalem Medical Ethics Forum teaches and promotes knowledge of Jewish medical ethics internationally. He has recently written a textbook in this field, Dangerous Disease and Dangerous Therapy in Jewish Medical Ethics.

He currently teaches at the Jewish Learning Exchange in London and internationally.