Answer: The freedom is only to move toward the goal correctly and much faster than it is determined by nature.
Question: If I pray for myself, it is a sin according to Kabbalah. On the other hand, what choice do I have?
Answer: Your choice is to pray that you relate kindly to others and for the Creator to help you with this. In this way, you accelerate your movement and your development.
Question: Do I have the freedom of choice to ask the Creator for help?
Answer: Yes. It depends on how much you enter the group that inspires you, helps you, and pushes you forward. You use their mutual support and thus turn to the Creator through taking a certain number of impressions from the group.
Question: What is sin, from the point of view of Kabbalah?
Answer: Sin is the wrong use of those conditions that are given to you in order to move correctly toward the goal and achieve it quickly and painlessly, during this lifetime.
From KabTV’s “Spiritual States” 1/14/20