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The class started with a question from Akiva, “what was the meanining, from yesterday's farbrengen, that we have been placed by God into the world?”
The decrees of wisdom (gozer chochmato) is the way that He is present in the world.
It is a decree, and not a flow. Water flows to the lower level. A king rules by statements. He makes a decree and his subjects follow through. The reality is expressed in his statements.